Facilities & Ancillary Services

Community Member - Student Residence


Residence Life is the comprehensive program that surrounds living on campus.  Community members are responsible for collaborative engagement and respectful relationship building within the context of their pods, floors, buildings, and greater ResTide community.

Position Requirements

As a community member, students are expected to work with fellow residents, student leaders (Community Leaders and Program Leaders) and residence life staff to create a positive living environment conducive to community success.

Responsibilities associated with this include:

  • Following community standards
  • Attending and contributing to community meetings
  • Engaging in respectful relations with all members of the community

Skills community members will use over the course of their term include, but are not limited to:

  • Independent living
  • Respectful/ inclusive relationship building
  • Collaborative/creative/critical thinking
  • Effective communication

Sign Up Directions

Contact Mike Bauche, Assistant Manager, Residence Life at Michael.Bauche@viu.ca for sign-up details.