U of I To Require 'Mandatory Twice Weekly Testing' For COVID-19 On CampusChancellor Robert Jones announced "mandatory twice weekly testing will be required for all faculty, staff or students who participate in any on-campus activities."
U Of I Urbana-Champaign Calls Off All University-Sponsored Spring Break Travel Due To Coronavirus ConcernsThe University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign announced Thursday that all university-sponsored spring break trips for students that involve air travel – including those that just involve domestic travel – have been called off amid fears of coronavirus.
Missing Chinese Scholar's Parents Arrive In US For TrialTheir daughter, Yingying Zhang, vanished from the Urbana-Champaign campus in June 2017. Former student Brendt Christensen is charged with killing Zhang, whose body hasn't been found.
University Of Illinois Plans Full Tobacco Ban On Main CampusThe University of Illinois is banning all smokeless tobacco products from its main campus in Urbana-Champaign.
University Of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Planning Layoffs The University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign is planning layoffs as a result of the state financial crisis, according to an email from a school administrator, marking the first time the university system's flagship campus has turned to job cuts amid the budget stalemate.