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  • NOW Accepting Illinois Supervisory Skills Program Applications for Fall 2024!

    The Illinois Supervisory Skills Program is an opportunity to develop self-awareness of management styles and personal biases, to practice strategies for resolving conflict, and to build confidence in leading others through performance feedback and coaching techniques. Participants will practice skills throughout the semester with a cohort of peers from other units. Open to current academic or civil service employees who oversee status employees or student employees in a supervisory capacity or similar role with at least a 75%-time appointment at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Apply now!

    Applications due June 24, 2024

  • UPDATED DATE: Urbana Instructions for BOT Approval

    Please review the newly posted BOT deadlines document at Urbana-Instructions-for-BOT-Approval-Faculty-and-Admin-Appts-4.12.24.pdf. Due to the July meeting's now earlier date, the deadline to submit to is now June 4.

  • 2024 Faculty/Staff Emergency Fund Drive

    You can find the Faculty/Staff Emergency Fund information in the Faculty/Staff Assistance and Well-Being Services area under the Employees, Retirees, HR Professionals, and Supervisors tabs. Once on the page under the Services top link you will find the Emergency Fund tab where more detailed information is located.

  • 2024 Chancellor's Staff Excellence Awards (CSEA) Winners Announced

    The 2024 Chancellor’s Staff Excellence Award (CSEA) winners are now posted here.

  • HRFE Required Documents

    We are pleased to share the long-awaited document that will help you determine which forms are required for HR Front End (HRFE) transactions! Please keep in mind that this does NOT cover Employee Record Changes (ERCs). ERCs have too many scenarios to list them all. If you need help with what to attach for an ERC, please call 217-333-2143.

  • The 2024 - 2025 Campus Holiday Schedule is now posted in PDF version

    You can find the 2024 - 2025 schedule (in PDF version) in the Employees Tab under Resources titled Campus Holidays Schedule area.

  • Implementation of IHR’s Matrix Teams

    IHR is pleased to announce the implementation of the Matrix Team design for operational service delivery campus wide effective immediately. 

    By organizing campus units in smaller communities and assigning them to a matrix team of specific IHR professionals, IHR staff will deepen relationships with campus customers, provide end to end oversight and coordination of the hiring process, reducing cycle time and delivering better outcomes. Your college/major administrative unit is now assigned to a specific team of experts from our centers of expertise. You can find the entire model and the staff members assigned to each team here.

  • Illini Insight Podcast: Erik Riha

    View the new Illini Insight Podcast featuring the Erik Riha, Marketing Director at the Illini Union and Auxiliary, Health & Wellbeing.

  • NEW! Policy Updates Webpage

    This page is devoted to offering comprehensive information on University policies, encompassing newly implemented policies and revisions to existing ones. Stay informed by checking back frequently for the latest updates.

    If you have any questions, please email Laura Czys, Director, Policy Design & Administration (

  • The Illinois Professional: Santiago Nunez-Corrales

    To view the new Illinois Professional Video featuring Santiago Nunez-Corrales, click here