Housing Staff 2019-2020

Apply to be a member of the Housing & Residential Life team for 2021-2022!

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Residence Hall Officer (RHO) position. Being an RHO is an opportunity for Cal Maritime cadets to be leaders in their residential communities, making a difference in the lives of the students they serve.

Online applications will be available Friday, February 12th, 2021  and will be due Friday, February 26th, 2021. The Cadet Leader Application can be found here

For more information about the Residence Hall Officer (RHO) position please click below


Qualifications of a Residence Hall Officer

  • Must have completed 30 academic units by time of applying (Fall 2021 semester).
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 at the beginning of the Fall 2021 semester.
  • Must be in good academic and disciplinary standing. 
  • Must attend Fall & Winter Trainings (Tentative dates in early August and early January).
  • Must be able to attend weekly staff meetings.


Interview Process

INDIVIDUAL INTERVIEWS: Applicants will be asked to complete an individual interview with the Housing & Residence Life Professional Staff and current cadet staff members. Candidates will sign up to schedule an interview. Interviews will be held virtually via Zoom. The interviews will be held during the month of March 2021. After the application deadline has passed, candidates will receive email notification from Office of Housing & Residential Life on how to schedule an individual interview. Mandatory Business Professional or Salt and Pepper wear is mandatory.

GROUP PROCESS: Selected applicants must attend the group process day. Any applicant who does not attend may be eliminated from the selection process. Mandatory attire is business casual. The date and details for Group Process is to be confirmed. Applicants will be notified of details via CSUM email account.

FINAL STATUS: Applicants will be notified of the Selection Committee's final decision by April 2021. 

Applicants, if selected, must turn in their signed offer letters to the Office Housing and Residential Life in Upper Residence Hall by deadline. Failure to return the acceptance form will result in forfeiture of the offer for the RHO role.

If you have questions about your application or the recruitment process, please send an email to housing@csum.edu.