A career coach meets with a student in her office.

The Career Center is taking applications for the Information Desk Student Assistant (IDSA) position. This position will begin in August 2021. 

Primary Duties

  • Schedule counseling appointments for students 
  • Direct students at check-in to appointments and drop-ins
  • Answer phone inquiries 
  • Manage Virtual Front Desk (On designated days)
  • Help students locate career and academic resources
  • Perform clerical work including data entry and restocking supplies
  • Direct lost visitors to nearby buildings

Preferred Qualifications

Excellent candidates for this position will be reliable, outgoing, and have experience in customer service. Preference will be given to freshmen and sophomores, as we would like for you to work with us for multiple semesters. However, if you think you are an ideal applicant but are of junior standing, do not hesitate to apply. 


If you have questions about this role or the application form, contact Ciobhan Dunn at dunn18@illinois.edu.
This posting will close Friday, May 7, at 11:59 pm. 

How do I apply? 

Click the "Apply Here" link and fill out the form. We ask for some basic information and a couple of thoughtful responses to some questions about the job. At the end of the form, upload your resume and click submit.

We will begin conducting interviews the week of May 17.