Residence Life at Reed

Division of Student Services


Living Accommodations

  • Fully furnished apartment including a washer and dryer, internet access, utilities, and a dishwasher
  • Meal plan for on campus dining
  • Dog- or cat-friendly housing
  • Free on-campus parking
  • 10-month position with year round housing
  • Subsidized public transportation monthly passes
  • Excellent public transportation through Tri-Met and access to Zipcars parked at Reed
  • Free access to Reed College gym facilities

Professional Development

  • Funds are available for professional development opportunities including conference attendance, professional organization membership, and student affairs staff development sessions.
    • Previous and current Resident Directors have attended NASPA, ACPA, and ACUHO-I.
    • Resident Directors have also attend conferences related to their interests such as NASPA’s multicultural institute, NASPA’s mental health conference, Roots of Change: Men, Sex and Justice, National Conference for Race & Ethnicity in Higher Education, Consortium on High Achievement and Success, Association for Outdoor Recreation Educators, the National Academic Advising Association, among many others.
  • There are opportunities to serve on campus-wide committees with student, faculty, staff. Past committee include First Year Experience, Sexual Assault Task Force, Health ad Safety Committee, Reed Entertainers, etc.
  • Resident directors have the opportunity to audit both academic and physical education classes with permission from the instructor.

College-Wide Staff Benefits

Visit the Human Resources webpage for more information

  • Accrue up to 20 vacation days each year and seven holidays are regularly observed by the college
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Domestic partner benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Allegiance Flex plan
    • to be eligible you must be employed by the institution for  a year or been enrolled in the program at a previous institution
    • Reed College contributes 10% of your salary once you meet the eligibility requirements
  • Life Insurance
  • Professional Development opportunities
  • Wellness Programs

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Contact Us
Fax: 503/517-7691
Office: 28 West,
5436 SE 28th Ave.