University of Illinois System

COVID-19 Resources

In light of all the information being shared regarding COVID-19, System HR would like to provide a quick index of important resources. Please refer to the following official, reliable sources to stay up-to-date throughout this rapidly changing situation. 

Visit the COVID-19 updates and guidance links for each university for information related to work and telecommuting guidelines, student information, commencement announcements, etc.

Leave Resources for COVID-19 Absences

You may be eligible for time off when you need to be absent from work in order to receive or recover from the COVID-19 vaccine or due to isolation orders for your own illness. Please contact your HR representative or university or system HR office with questions.

Other Leave that may apply for employees on an extended absence:

System Offices

Health and Wellness Resources

Are you struggling during this stressful time? Please know that there are resources available to care for your emotional health and well-being through expanded employee assistance programs:

U of I System Updates




General COVID-19 information