Student Leadership

Go to the front of the line. Become a leader at USF.

USF offers students many opportunities for leadership, including engaging in residential programs and roles. Get involved, learn about issues, help others, and find your strength for leadership.

Leadership Opportunities in Student Housing 

Community Assistants (CA)

Community Assistants are very often the first face that students see when they enter the residence hall. The CA is a vital leadership position that balances the need for providing outstanding customer service while maintaining building security. Students in this role will have the opportunity to meet and greet other residents, parents, and visitors; provide information, give directions, and answer questions; and contribute to residents' peace of mind by maintaining a safe and secure living facility.

Community Office Managers (COM)

Community Office Managers coordinate the team of Community Assistants. The COM position is an essential leadership role that is responsible for the hiring, training, and scheduling of CAs. Students in this role will be able to develop and strengthen their management skills, cultivate communication skills, including communication in group settings; and learn to coordinate schedules and administer resources.

Find out more!
Read more about student leadership positions in Student Housing and learn about applying for those positions by visiting the student positions page.