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Welcome to the State Universities Civil Service System


As we continue to evolve, communication and collaboration become even more essential elements in fulfilling our mission and in the administration of our many business processes. We need and value your suggestions and comments. So, whether you are simply looking for information, researching employment protocols, or just browsing the site, we're glad you're here.

If you are unsure who to contact, please use our general office email at info@sucss.illinois.gov and we will address your question.

Upcoming Events


NOV
11

CLOSED - Veterans Day

The System Office will be closed in honor of Veterans Day.


NOV
25

CLOSED - Thanksgiving

The University System office will be closed in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday.


NOV
26

CLOSED - Thanksgiving

The University System office will be closed in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday.


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Recent Job Postings


Civil Service Employment Consultant

Provides guidance and assistance in areas of Employment, Compensation, Classification, discipline, and employee relations for Civil Service and Extra Help positions. Coaches and counsels' supervisor...

Faculty Employment Consultant

Provides guidance and assistance in areas of employment, faculty recruiting, and facilitation of other changes in status for non-tenure track and tenure-track/tenured faculty positions. This positio...

Associate Director of Alumni Engagement

The Associate Director of Alumni Engagement supports the overall mission of the office by leading the development, implementation, and evaluation of programs, events, and services for the alumni of ...



The University System office permits Universities and Agencies to post current job openings on our website. To view the postings above, and any other postings, go to the Jobs page.

University News

OCT
11

NIU research funding hits 10-year high

Despite the pandemic, the university’s research, service and engagement enterprises are firing on all cylinders. External funding awarded to faculty and staff hit a 10-year high in Fiscal Year 2021.


OCT
11

New SIU Carbondale Program Puts 4-year Degree Closer to Home for Illinois Community College Students

A new agreement between Southern Illinois University Carbondale and the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) is bringing the education of a 4-year research university to place-bound students in community colleges throughout Illinois.


OCT
11

SIUE Secures $500K in NIFA Funding to Advance Data Science and Remote Sensing Training in Illinois

As the food and agricultural sector, like many industries, becomes progressively more reliant on data and digital technologies, the development of a highly-trained data-savvy workforce is critical. To meet that need, Southern Illinois University Edwardsvi


OCT
11

Wu earns NIH Director's New Innovator Award

Nicholas Wu, a professor of biochemistry at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, has received a National Institutes of Health Director’s New Innovator Award, part of the Common Fund’s High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.


OCT
11

Lambert Named September Employee of the Month at WIU

Western Illinois University Director of Creative and Marketing Services Jessica Lambert has been named the Al and Elaine Goldfarb Civil Service Employee of the Month for September 2021.


OCT
11

Booth Library awarded grant for health literacy program

Booth Library was awarded $18,000 from the National Library of Medicine to implement a health literacy program in the Southeastern region of Illinois.