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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 June 1, 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


JUL
03

CLOSED - Fourth of July

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


JUL
15

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


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


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Recent Job Postings


Extra Help Building Service Worker

Directly responsible for cleaning, sanitizing or disinfecting all designated interior and exterior spaces according to set standards and procedures. Extra Help is part-time and can only work up t...

Image Processing Technician II

Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a full-time Image Processing Technician II in Admissions. This position will be responsible for scanning and indexing student application mater...

Image Processing Technician II

Eastern Illinois University is seeking candidates for a full-time Image Processing Technician II in Admissions. This position will be responsible for scanning and indexing student application mater...



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

MAY
27

UIC ranks 14th among public universities in ‘QS World University Rankings: USA’

The University of Illinois at Chicago is ranked 14th in the country among public universities in the listing of America’s top universities by QS World University Rankings. Overall, UIC is ranked 43rd – tied with Case Western Reserve University – out of 30


MAY
27

Doug Carlson named to COVID-19 IL Task Force

SIU Medicine chair of pediatrics Doug Carlson, MD, was recently named to the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Task Force on Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) to help invest


MAY
27

NIU begins rolling out plans for Fall 2020

While many details remain to be worked out, plans for fall at Northern Illinois University are coming into focus. “While we know that the start of the fall semester will need to look different from last year, we are very committed to making sure that it’


MAY
27

Northeastern project interprets literature through the lens of COVID-19

When the COVID-19 pandemic began changing everyday life at Northeastern Illinois University, Assistant Professor of English Ryan Poll looked to literature to see what authors who lived through other pandemics might have to say to help people get through t


MAY
27

Coronavirus research emerging through Letters in Biomathematics

A scientific research journal published at Illinois State University is using a rapid review process to give researchers faster access to articles related to coronovirus (COVID-19).


MAY
27

Chicago State University takes extra steps to help student body disproportionately affected by COVID-19

Chicago State University takes extra steps to help student body disproportionately affected by COVID-19