CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been diagnosed with a case of bacterial meningitis, as confirmed by the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (C-UPHD). The student, a resident of off-...


In a mass email to the campus Friday, January 31, Chancellor Robert J. Jones shared an update regarding what we know of the coronavirus situation and resources for the campus community should they have questions or concerns.

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On Thursday, January 30, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced that Illinois now has 21 PUIs (Persons Under Investigation) for possible 2019-nCoV infection across the State of Illinois. They also confirmed a second 2019 novel...


In a mass email to the campus Wednesday, January 29, Provost Andreas Cangellaris announced the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has suspended its academic programs in China for the spring semester, due to the potential risk of...


On Tuesday, January 28, a press conference was held to address coronavirus concerns. Health officials in attendance included Dr. Janet Jokela, Dean of the College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign and infectious disease specialist, Dr. Robert...



The university continues to work closely with our local, state, and national public health agencies to address the threat presented by the Novel Coronavirus 2019-CoV. We also follow regular updates from the World Health Organization (WHO) at...


Coronavirus Update - January 24, 2020


Dear Members of the University Community,

You probably have heard news reports about the coronavirus, which was first diagnosed in China and has since spread to the United States. Please know that the University of Illinois at Urbana-...


The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is taking safety precautions to ensure our campus and the surrounding community remains a safe place to study and live.

Beginning tomorrow at 8 AM, McKinley Health Center will screen students...


Mumps Update - October 3, 2019


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Since September 19th, the campus has seen several cases of ill students presenting with fatigue, body aches, headache, low grade fever and swollen parotid glands (i.e. parotitis). All have been fully vaccinated and laboratory...


Possible Mumps Case on Campus - September 27, 2019


A possible, though low probability, case of mumps has been reported on campus and onset of symptoms was September 19th. The case was in a vaccinated individual with other possible causes of an enlarged parotid gland.  And blood work so far...


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