Employment Opportunities


Housing & Dining offers countless opportunities to work in a dynamically challenging and rewarding environment. Employment opportunities are available for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as full-time and part-time employees.

Undergraduate Opportunities - We have a wide array of hourly positions available to undergraduate students. You might choose to work at the front desk, in a computer lab, in one of our dining units, or with our special events team.

Graduate Opportunities - We offer many different types of graduate assistantships to incoming and current NIU graduate students. You might apply to be a Graduate Hall Director, a Graduate Assistant for Dining Services, or work with our Marketing & PR Team.

Professional Staff Opportunities - Housing & Dining professional staff is a group of student affairs professionals who truly embrace the core values of NIU's Division of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management: student-centered service, partnerships focused on student learning, establishing an inclusive community, and actively building collaborative relationships.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Northern Illinois University is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, handicap, status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran, or marital status. NIU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and recognizes dual career issues.

Housing & Dining
101 Neptune East
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1525

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