Welcome to the Residential Life website!

Residential Life at SF State is an on-campus living community that houses SF State students, faculty, and community members. Spanning five diverse communities, Residential Life serves about 4,000 bed space residents. Residential Life is the largest department within the Dean of Students unit and employs 28 professional staff members, 115 live-in student leaders, and 85 student assistants. Residential Life continually works to promote a sense of community among residents and enhance learning beyond the classroom.

Residential Life is always looking to improve and welcomes feedback, suggestions, and comments.


Apply to become a Resident Assistant & Lead Desk Assistant for the 2022-2023 Academic Year!

Learn more about the positions and apply by clicking here for Resident Assistant, and clicking here for Lead Desk Assistant.  Applications closes on January 28, 2022 at 11:45PM PST.  If you are a current Residential Life Student Leader, please do not apply via the links, contact us at reslife@sfsu.edu.