Campus Announcements

TODAY: New Student Convocation cancelled

Published Date:August 22, 2014

Dear Members of the Campus Community: New Student Convocation scheduled for Friday, Aug. 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. at Memorial Stadium has been cancelled due to anticipated inclement weather. All residence hall dining locations will be open for lunch, as usual. Students who live in private certified housing that are not serving lunch because of Convocation may eat any University Housing dining hall at no charge to them by showing their I-Card. The Guinness world record attempt will proceed at the Student Dining and Residential Programs Building during the lunch period. Students should still attend their college receptions this afternoon. Please refer to the New Student Programs Welcome Days website for more information. The site is at: http://www.odos.uiuc.edu/newstudent/Programs/WelcomeDays.html The Illinois Sights and Sounds program on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 7:00 p.m. at Memorial Stadium is still scheduled, but also is subject to tomorrow evening’s weather conditions. I wish you all a successful academic year. Sincerely, Renee Romano Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Published Date: August 22, 2014


University of Illinois presidential search details

Published Date:June 23, 2014

The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois announces a search for President of the University, the appointment to be effective July 1, 2015, or as designated by the Board. The President of the University leads an academic community with a strong and proud tradition of excellence in teaching, research, public service and economic development.

Published Date: June 23, 2014


Summer road construction on campus

Published Date:May 19, 2014

Three major campus street projects will take place this summer, necessitating closures and detours for motorized vehicles, bicyclists and pedestrians. Work on Sixth Street, from Gregory Drive to Armory Avenue, will begin immediately following Commencement Weekend on Monday (May 19). The Sixth Street project will feature pavement reconstruction, bike lane additions and general repairs.

Published Date: May 19, 2014


Alma Cam

Published Date:May 12, 2014

Check out the Alma Cam to see Alma Mater in her commencement gown. Also a great way to check the line of students waiting to take a graduation picture with her.

Published Date: May 12, 2014


Mumps outbreak in the Midwest: Are you susceptible?

Published Date:April 30, 2014

McKinley Health Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana has diagnosed mumps in about a dozen students since their return to studies following spring break. This cluster of infections appears to be part of a widespread emergence of the mumps virus throughout the Midwest.

Published Date: April 30, 2014