Questions and Answers about Illinois State University

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Illinois State University.

View all 13 questions about Illinois State University

How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?


Help job seekers learn about the company by being objective and to the point.
Your answer will be posted publicly. Please don't submit any personal information. Guidelines

4 answers

I had an interview with three staff members in the Intercollegiate Athletics department where I answered questions about how my past experiences can help me perform this job. I also had a physical interview where I had to show my use of objects and interact with the three interviewers. This only took a day and I believe I was notified of having the job either the same day or the next few days.

Answered - Student Worker/Receptionist (Former Employee) - Normal, IL

Report answer

May be 3 to 6 months

Answered - Student (Former Employee) - Normal, IL

Report answer

1 Month.
Need to apply the posting through the ISU job portal.Then, they will review our resume and call back if needed to schedule for interview. Interview will be a round or two depends on the department.

Answered - Data Analyst - Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee) - Illinois

Report answer

I was hired almost immediately. I took my professor's class, got an A, and was requested to grade that class the following semester. All I had to do was submit my application to be hired to the position.

Answered - Student Grading Assistant (Former Employee) - Normal, IL

Report answer