News and Updates

June 24, 2016

NASCO member co-op ICC (in Ann Arbor, MI) is hiring a new Housing Coordinator. You can view their posting here

And, one of our Associate Members, Circle Pines Center (in Delton, MI) is hiring a Kitchen Manager. You can view their posting here

May 19, 2016
The Solar Community Housing Association (SCHA) in Davis, California is hiring a full-time Member Services Coordinator and a part-time Co-op Housing Assistant. The SCHA is a non-profit that has provided affordable, sustainable, and cooperative housing in Davis, California since 1979. SCHA is governed by its resident members (~100) and is comprised of three cooperative houses (Sunwise, J Street, and the Cornucopia Corner Co-op) along with two student cohousing communities on the UC Davis campus (the Baggins End Domes and Tri Co-op Houses). Over the last five years, SCHA has experienced rapid growth and expansion and is currently working on integrating a set of social justice goals to ensure its communities are more inclusive, equitable, and just. Applications are due May 19, 2016. For more information view the postings (above) and the SCHA's website.


May 19, 2016
The Students' Cooperative Association (SCA) in Eugene, Oregon is hiring a Business Manager. The SCA is a 501c7 nonprofit housing cooperative that provides affordable student housing to its membership. Members collectively make all decisions for the organization, including hiring and oversight of the Business Manager. Applications are due May 31, 2016. For more information, see this posting and the SCA's website.
April 4, 2016

The Oberlin Student Cooperative Association (OSCA) in Oberlin, OH, is currently hiring for two staff positions. They are seeking a Business Coordinator (June 2016-June 2017, 35 hours/week) and a Financial Manager Intern (June 2016-December 2016, 32 hours/week), both with potential for longer term employment. Applications are due March 23, 2016. 

March 23, 2016

We’re pleased to announce that our 2015 Annual Report has been sent to print and will soon be mailed out. We’re excited to share this report with you.

March 15, 2016

The Oberlin Student Cooperative Association (OSCA) in Oberlin, OH, is currently hiring a Financial Manager Intern (June 2016-December 2016, 32 hours/week), with potential for longer term employment. Applications are due April 11, 2016.

March 9, 2016

NASCO's Cooperative Internship Network is officially accepting applications for summer interns, due by Wednesday, March 23rd! NASCO's Cooperative Internship Network connects talented cooperators and cooperative organizations. Since the 1980s, this program has provided meaningful cooperative employment to subsequent generations of talented leaders. Visit this page for more information, and apply today! If you have any questions, contact Morgan Crawford at

March 9, 2016

Registration is now open for NASCO's annual Staff & Managers Conference, which will take place in Boulder, Colorado on April 27-28, 2016. A full event program and registration details may be accessed here.

This conference is a cooperative education and training program that is designed specifically to meet the needs of staff and managers of campus-based housing cooperatives. The conference serves as a collective learning forum that strives to empower campus co-op managers from across Canada and the United States. Conference participants share ideas through workshops, discussions, and informal networking. Please direct questions to:

February 29, 2016
WestCo, an annual conference for members of cooperatives in the Western United States and Canada, will be held this year in Santa Barbara, CA from April 15th through 17th. WestCo is a space for local cooperators to build community, attend educational workshops and social events, and celebrate their common interests and experiences. This year’s conference is organized by members of the Santa Barbara Student Housing Cooperative. The event program, logistics, and registration are posted here.
February 18, 2016

The Michigan State University Student Housing Cooperative in East Lansing, MI, is seeking a part-time (25-35 hours per week) Financial Coordinator/Bookkeeper. Applications are due by March 2nd, 2016. For a job description and details on how to apply, visit this page.