Student Life Coordinator

Opportunity Description

Southeastern University at Christian Life Center is seeking a dynamic and dedicated individual to join our team as a Student Life Coordinator. This entry-level position is responsible for coordinating, developing, and leading various aspects of student life, and serve as a liaison to our VIBE Young Adult Ministry.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about enhancing the student experience, fostering community, and promoting spiritual growth within the university.

Role Responsibilities:

1.Student Life and Community Building Programs:

  • Develop and implement programs and activities that promote student engagement, well-being, and community building.
  • Assist in organizing and supporting monthly hangouts, events, and leadership development classes.
  • Plan and coordinate student retreats, ensuring a balance of spiritual, social, and recreational activities.
  • Organize mission trips and outreach initiatives, working with community partners and ensuring meaningful service experiences for students.
  • Plan and coordinate on-campus and off-campus conferences, coordinating speakers, workshops, and logistical details.
  • Weekly Chapel Coordination: Coordinate room schedules, schedule of speakers, musicians, and other participants to create a diverse and enriching chapel program.
  • Prepares and distributes flyers, brochures and other promotional information to communicate student life activities, events and services in relevant locations on and off campus.
  • Encourage student participation in VIBE events and initiatives, promoting spiritual growth and community involvement.

2. Housing and Residential Life:

  • Oversee the daily operations of student housing, ensuring a safe, welcoming, and well-maintained living environment.
  • Recruit, select, train, and supervise Resident Assistants (RAs).
  • Assist Director with developing and implementing training programs for RAs, focusing on leadership, conflict resolution, and community building.
  • Provide ongoing support and guidance to RAs, facilitating regular meetings and offering professional development opportunities.

3.  Social Media Content Creation:

  • Develop and manage social media content and calendar to promote student life activities, events, and programs.
  • Create engaging posts, stories, and updates for various social media platforms.
  • Monitor and respond to student engagement on social media, fostering a positive and interactive online community.
  • Assist in Marketing avenues and implementing new initiatives for bringing awareness to the program.

4.  Administrative Duties:

  • Maintain accurate records of chapel attendance, program evaluations, housing occupancy, and other relevant data.
  • Assist with budget management and financial planning for student life and housing programs.
  • Prepare reports and presentations for the Director and other stakeholders.
  • Prepare forms and reports including travel arrangements and reimbursements.

(These essential job functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other job-related marginal duties as required.)



  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Theology, Ministerial Leadership, Student Affairs, or a related field.


  • Previous experience in event planning, program and project coordination, student affairs, or social media management is preferred but not required.
  • Experience in housing operations or leading religious or spiritual programs is an asset.
  • Experience in working in a culturally diverse environment.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Creative problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with students, staff, and faculty.
  • Proficiency in social media platforms and content creation tools.
  • Understanding of and commitment to the values and mission of SEUCLC and Christian Life Center.
  • Graphic Design skills a plus.

Additional Information:

  • This position may require occasional evening and weekend work to support student events and activities. Travel to conferences and workshops required. 
  • The Student Life Coordinator will be an integral part of the SEUCLC team and will have the opportunity to contribute to the growth and development of the university community.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for two professional references and one personal reference to Amanda Small at asmall1@seu.edu.


Southeastern University at Christian Life Center

Full Time