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COVID-19 Update

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the emphasis on social distancing, The University System Office has invoked a remote work policy. This will be in effect until August 24, at which point this policy will be re-evaluated.

The most efficient way to contact staff is through email. Staff emails are available by clicking About on the menu, then selecting the appropriate department. We will maintain a minor presence in the office and will monitor our phones.

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


AUG
13

Merit Board Meeting

The quarterly meeting of the Merit Board. The Merit Board is the governing body of the University System. It is composed of 11 members representing the public universities of the State of Illinois.

1:00 PM


SEP
07

CLOSED - Labor Day

The System Office will be closed in recognition of the Labor Day holiday.


OCT
21

Employee Advisory Committee Meeting

Quarterly meeting to advise the Merit Board on all matters pertaining to the University System. The Committee meets at least quarterly at campuses throughout the state.

9:00 AM


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Recent Job Postings


Personnel Coordinator

The position is responsible for the Employee Relations unit in the Facilities Management Department, which includes all human resource, employment and personnel budgeting operations for Facilities S...

Circulation Desk Manager

The Circulation Desk Manager plays a crucial role in the day-to-day operations of one of the busiest customer service areas in Milner Library. This position assists the Head of Access Services with ...

Circulation Desk Manager

The Circulation Desk Manager plays a crucial role in the day-to-day operations of one the busiest customer service areas in Milner Library. This position assists the Head of Access Services with the...



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

AUG
04

CHIME in Illinois puts students to work on COVID-related data science projects

A new international public health initiative at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign is bringing students together to work on data-information projects that will help public health agencies with COVID-19-related data analysis.


AUG
04

UIS awarded a state grant to increase the number of paid internship opportunities for students

The University of Illinois Springfield’s Office of Engaged Learning has been awarded a nearly $45,000 Illinois Cooperative Work Study Program grant to increase the number of paid internship opportunities available to students...


AUG
04

Fermentation Science Institute is producing ‘Saluki Sanitizer’ for campus

The mixture might not be barley and hops, yet the latest products of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Fermentation Science Institute will serve a vital role on campus beginning this fall.


AUG
04

New Facebook Data Center sparks opportunities for DeKalb and NIU

Facebook’s recent announcement that it will build a data center in DeKalb is an exciting sign of progress and growth for the region. The environmentally sustainable 907,000-square-foot facility, located off Gurler Road on DeKalb’s south side, will bring a


AUG
04

CSU Fall 2020 Semester Operating Plan

oday, we are releasing the Chicago State University Fall 2020 Operating Plan which provides a framework for how the university will prioritize the safety of our students, faculty, and staff while also providing a rich learning environment. Our plans are t


JUN
24

UIS plans for safe return of students in fall 2020

We are very pleased to announce that on-campus educational activities will resume this fall at the University of Illinois System’s three universities, with a hybrid mixture of in-person and online classes. Of course, our collective decision assumes that I