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    Office of Campus Life

    3201 S. State St.
    McCormick Tribune Campus Center
    Room 207, 216, 217, & 220
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Phone: 312.567.3720
    Fax: 312.567.3719
    Email: campus.life@iit.edu

      

    Student Life Leader Positions

    Student Life Leader positions are available through the Office of Campus Life and Residence and Greek Life.  Positions available through both offices are listed below:

    Office of Campus Life
    SOAR Leader
    Peer Mentor

    Residence and Greek Life
    Resident Advisor
    Conference Housing Assistant

    To learn more about positions in the Office of Residence and Greek Life please visit their website at www.iit.edu/housing

    Below, you can locate the job descriptions of both SOAR Leader and Peer Mentor

    SOAR Leader

    DESCRIPTION OF ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITY
    Assisting the new students in becoming an active, engaged member of the IIT community
    Providing a variety of information and services to new students at IIT
    Attend all training and program sessions
    Encourage all students to interact with each other
    Assemble SOAR materials
    Check-in students
    Work with assigned group of specific students throughout orientation to tailor to individual needs
    Conduct campus tours
    Other duties as assigned

    REQUIREMENTS
    Submit all application materials on time
    Participate in selection interview
    Have no other obligations during orientation events
    Participate in training sessions.
    Participate in all assigned orientation events.

    SUPERVISION
    All Orientation Leaders report directly to the Coordinator of Campus Life/SOAR.

    QUALIFICATION
    Registered student at IIT in good academic and disciplinary standing
    Minimum overall grade point average of 2.5.
    Display strong interpersonal communication and leadership skills as well as the potential to develop these skills
    Have the ability and desire to work with diverse groups of people. 

    REMUNERATION
    Hourly at minimum wage

    TIME COMMITMENTS
    SOAR Leader Training
    SOAR Sessions for undergraduates, graduates, transfer, and international students
    Welcome Week (Summer SOAR Leaders ONLY)
    VENTRA Distribution

    QUESTIONS
    If at any time you have questions regarding any requirements, the application process, please contact The Office of Campus Life at campus.life@iit.edu or 312.567.3720

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    Time Commitments for Summer 2014 SOAR Leaders
    SOAR Leader Training: June 11-13, 2014
    Orientation Dates
    June 24-25
    June 30-July 1
    July 11-12
    July 12
    July 16-17
    July 21-22
    August 18-19
    Welcome Week: August 20-24
    1st Week of Classes for Ventra Card Distribution (various times)

    Peer Mentor
    DESCRIPTION OF ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITY
    Assist new students in becoming an active, engaged member of the IIT community
    Attend all training sessions
    Encourage all students to interact with each other
    Check-in with students in your group once per week
    Facilitate on and off campus outings with your group, working to meet together once a month
    Meet with Campus Life once per month to check in (either drop in, scheduled or in a facilitated meet and greet)
    Participate in Campus Life sponsored First Year Experience outreach
    Be present for all of Welcome Week activities, including the Peer Mentor Meet & Greet
    Other duties as assigned

    REQUIREMENTS
    Submit all application materials on time
    Participate in selection interview
    Participate in training sessions
    Remain in contact with your group for the duration of Spring 2015 semester

    SUPERVISION
    All Peer Mentors report directly to the Coordinator of Campus Life/Women's Services.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    Registered student at IIT in good academic and disciplinary standing; you must remain in good academic and disciplinary standing for the duration of your employment.
    Attended IIT for at least 1 full year (2 semesters).

    REMUNERATION

    $200 stipend

    QUESTIONS
    If at any time you have questions regarding any requirements, the application process, please contact The Office of Campus Life at campus.life@iit.edu or 312.567.3720

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    Time Commitments for Fall 2014 Peer Mentors
    Peer Mentor Training: TBD

     

    Hiring Opportunities
    In order to become a Student Life Leader at Illinois Tech you must complete an online application and be invited to our interview process.  When application links are available we will post them on this website.

    Last modified: 05/12/2014 16:15:27

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