Thank you for considering GSU as an employer. You could be a part of one of the leading educational institutions in the state of Illinois. GSU is growing and successful; it's exciting
to be a part of this academic community.
We know our greatest asset is our people: faculty, staff, and administrators. Their knowledge and dedication assures excellence in student services, academic programs,
and in management to sustain the organization and prepare for its future.
Apply for job vacancies at Governors State University online.
Governors State University is the only regional, public, comprehensive university in
Chicago's south suburban area, serving approximately 7,750 students. GSU provides affordable and accessible undergraduate and graduate education to culturally and economically diverse students with undergraduate tuition that is the most affordable
in the state.
Established in 1969, GSU emphasizes excellence, access, and innovation. Students benefit from the university's high academic quality, range of convenient class times, increasing hybrid and online, and off campus offerings, and outstanding educational value. GSU is committed to securing and maintaining academic accreditation for programs where accreditation is available. Furthermore, GSU seeks to become a national leader in successful transfer of community college students to universities and recently introduced the Dual Degree Program with features such as tuition lock-in at GSU for academically eligible community college students who commit to earn an Associate Degree and attend college full-time.
The campus, conveniently located in University Park, Illinois, is characterized by the quiet
of its scenic 760 acre campus amidst vigorous suburban and business growth, towns of character and interest, along with Metra access to the vibrancy of the Chicago Loop, just
35 miles away. The campus and surrounding community enjoy the excellent cultural offerings of Governors State University's Center for Performing Arts, as well as its acclaimed Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park.
Contact Human Resources at GSU-HR@govst.edu if you have questions about this information.
Department of Human Resources
Governors State University
1 University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484
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