Student Jobs

Work for University Housing

Be a part of making the best Illinois Residential Experience for our students by joining the University Housing team!

Each year, nearly 2,000 student employees are hired by University Housing to help to sustain our residential programs and services. Positions include: dining hall and high-end catering staff, live-in resident advisors and multicultural advocates, apartment complex aides, network technicians and peer technology consultants, office assistants, front desk clerks, tour guides, and more.

Why work with us? A job with University Housing is a great way to get involved, make friends, and develop valuable skills including, teamwork, problem solving, time management, and leadership. And did you know, that students who work a part-time job do academically better than students who choose not to work?

Explore current openings.

Student Employment Opportunities and Timelines

  • Dining Services and University Catering (hiring year round)
  • Residential Life Resident Advisors and Multicultural Advocates
  • Graduate Upper Division Resident Advisors and Multicultural Advocates
  • Summer Conferences
  • I-Guide Move-In Program
  • Net Technicians and Peer Consultants
  • Housing Information — Student Office Assistants
  • Communications and Marketing — graphic designers, writers, videographers
  • Desk Clerks

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