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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.

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Upcoming Events


SEP
27

Audit - Northern Illinois University

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.


OCT
20

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.

10:00 AM


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.

10:00 AM


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Recent Job Postings


Physical Science Staff Assistant

The Stockroom Assistant assists in preparing and dispensing chemicals and supplies; maintaining inventory; setting up teaching labs.

HR Support Assistant

This position has two primary functions: First, as a liaison for our customers and the division of Human Resources; Benefit Services, Employment, HR Systems, and Labor and Employee Relations for inb...

Academic Advising Support

This position serves as administrative support and as receptionist to the advising staff in the Department of Special Education.



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

SEP
16

UIC in U.S. News & World Report’s top 50 public universities

Rankings and enrollment at the University of Illinois Chicago continue to soar, placing UIC 46th among public national universities in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings. The rise marks a climb of six spots from last year.


SEP
16

SIU Carbondale awards 35 Chancellor and Provost Scholarships for 2021-2022

Exceptional efforts in the classroom and in their communities helped this year’s scholars at Southern Illinois University Carbondale stand out from their peers. The Chancellor’s Scholarship, SIU’s most prestigious freshman award, is a significant achievem


SEP
16

NIU debuts on national ‘Great Colleges to Work For’ list

NIU is among only 46 four-year institutions saluted in the 2021 roster of “Great Colleges to Work For,” one of the country’s largest and most respected workplace recognition programs.


SEP
16

Illinois State ranked among best public, national universities

Illinois State University is once again ranked among the top public universities in the nation according to the U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best Colleges rankings. Illinois State is ranked 104th, up from 105th in the 2021 rankings.


SEP
16

Eastern Illinois University reports predictable, stable enrollment

University leaders are describing Eastern Illinois University’s Fall 2021 enrollment as “solid, steady, and poised for additional growth” as the highly ranked public regional institution reports its official 10th-Day numbers. EIU’s figures come from the u


SEP
16

Chicago State University Launches Program To Eliminate Student Debt Due To COVID Hardships

Monday there was a celebration to kick off a new school year and new beginnings at Chicago State University. And thanks to a government-funded University program, CSU seniors Shyla Taylor and Eva Maury start this new school year free from last year's