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State Universities Civil Service System

Merit Board


The governing body of the University System is the University Civil Service Merit Board, hereinafter referred to as the Merit Board. The Merit Board is composed of 11 members representing the public universities of the State of Illinois. Members of the Merit Board are appointed by their respective University governing boards.

Merit Board meetings are held at the University System office and video conference locations are available.


March 15, 2024 UPDATE

We apologize for the live stream issues during the Merit Board meeting on March 14, 2024. The recording of the meeting is available at the link below.

View Recording


Next Scheduled Meeting

Date June 06, 2024
Time 1:00 PM
Location Merit Board Meeting
Additional Details View via live stream at the following address: https://multimedia.illinois.gov/sucss/sucss-live.html.
Closed Captions are available within the video stream.
Documents

Members

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Ms. Barb Baurer

Eastern Illinois University
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Ms. J. Carolyn Blackwell

University of Illinois
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Dr. John Butler

Northern Illinois University
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Mr. Ramon Cepeda

University of Illinois
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Ms. Tami Craig Schilling

University of Illinois
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Ms. Julie Annette Jones, Chair

Illinois State University
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Mr. Jim Kvedaras

Governors State University
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Mr. Jason Quiara

Chicago State University
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Mr. John Simmons

Southern Illinois University
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vacant

Northeastern Illinois University
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Mr. Derek Wise

Western Illinois University

Upcoming Meetings

Date Time Document
June 06, 2024 1:00 PM
September 05, 2024 1:00 PM
November 21, 2024 1:00 PM

Meeting Archive

Date Time Document
Mar 14, 2024 1:00 PM Agenda
Nov 30, 2023 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Closed Session Minutes
Aug 24, 2023 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Mar 16, 2023 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Closed Session Minutes
Feb 09, 2023 1:00 PM
Nov 10, 2022 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Aug 11, 2022 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Closed Session Minutes
Jun 16, 2022 1:00 PM
Apr 07, 2022 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Dec 09, 2021 1:00 PM Agenda
Minutes
Closed Session Minutes
Audio Recording
Aug 19, 2021 1:00 PM POSTPONED