The Interim E.D. will be responsible for maintaining the BSC’s operational and financial integrity as the Board searches for a permanent Executive Director.
The Interim ED will manage the co-op’s professional working forces and collaborate closely with the Board of Directors to evaluate, develop, and implement operational policies. The Interim ED will also collaborate with the Board of Directors to develop strategic plans. The Interim E.D. will also oversee external relations and fundraising.
The Berkeley Student Cooperative is a 501(c)3 nonprofit housing cooperative. Founded in 1933, the BSC is the largest student housing cooperative in the United States.Our mission is to provide a quality, low-cost, cooperative housing community to university students, thereby providing an educational opportunity for students who might not otherwise be able to afford a university education.
Our 1300 members live and work across seventeen houses and three apartment complexes around the UC Berkeley campus area. Members operate their units on a democratic basis and engage in cooperative labor in order to achieve an economy of
scale and keep housing costs low. The BSC is governed by a 29-member Board of Directors, 26 of whom are students. The BSC employs 28 full or part-time professional staff, and over 250 student workers across various capacities. The BSC has a $12 million operating budget.