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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.

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


JAN
28

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


FEB
08

Audit - Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Governance, Risk, and Compliance Audit conducted by the System Office Legal and Compliance Services division. The purpose of the audit is to ensure compliance with the Act, Rules, and Procedures of the Merit Board.


FEB
19

Audit - University of Illinois (College of Medicine at Peoria)

Governance, Risk, and Compliance Audit conducted by the System Office Legal and Compliance Services division. The purpose of the audit is to ensure compliance with the Act, Rules, and Procedures of the Merit Board.


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Recent Job Postings


HR Data Management

HR Systems and the Data Management team serves as a key piece of the overall planning and retention efforts for excellent faculty/staff at Illinois State University. The ITSA-Data Management Special...

HRIS Time and Labor Analyst

The responsibility of the HRIS Time and Labor Analyst is to analyze and enhance system functionality for HR, Time and Labor, some Benefits modules and serve as one of two HR Security Liaison of the ...

Laboratory Mechanic

General Summary The primary function of the Laboratory Mechanic is to install, repair, and maintain laboratory equipment used in the Department of Technology. This position works with faculty to de...



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

JAN
26

Divan Named January Employee of the Month

Western Illinois University Visual Production Center (VPC) Graphic Design Manager Natalie Divan has been named the Al and Elaine Goldfarb Civil Service Employee of the Month for January.


JAN
26

UIS online bachelor’s degree programs ranked among the top 10 percent in the country

The University of Illinois Springfield’s online bachelor’s degree programs have been ranked 34th best in the country (out of 357 institutions) by U.S. News and World Report. The 2021 ranking put UIS among the top 10 percent of best online bachelor’s degre


JAN
26

UIC’s online bachelor’s degree programs ranked No. 2 in the nation for 2021

The University of Illinois Chicago has again received national recognition for its high-quality online bachelor’s degree programs. UIC was ranked No. 2 in the country in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Bachelor’s Programs rankings, relea


JAN
26

Next steps underway for enhancing ‘belonging’ in DeKalb

Efforts by Northern Illinois University and local partners to increase racial healing recently got a boost from the State of Illinois in the form of a grant to foster efforts to create a Belonging leadership council and fund public art and engagement acti


JAN
26

Northeastern Illinois University names Dr. Terry Mena its new Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students

After a thorough national search, Northeastern Illinois University has named Dr. Terry Mena as its new Vice President for Student Affairs/Dean of Students. He will start on Feb. 22.


JAN
26

FY2022 Higher Education Budget Recommendations

The Illinois Board of Higher Education is pleased to present its Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Recommendations. This budget is the first to be presented by the Board after it has launched its Strategic Planning process and represents an initial investment in th