Tips for Candidates

Tips for Residential Life Candidates

  • Read through the information on University Housing's website and learn what Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, and the midwest have to offer you.
  • Let us know how we can personalize your campus and community tour should you visit our campus.
  • Give specific examples of your professional experiences throughout your interview process.
  • Be confident. We all remember how nervous interviews can make us!
  • If attending Oshkosh Placement Exchange or The Placement Exchange to interview with Illinois, include your mailbox # or candidate # on your cover letter and resume.
  • Let Melissa McDonald know if you need any special accommodations. We're happy to assist!

If you have questions about your status in one of our searches, contact careers@housing.illinois.edu.