Road to Recovery

The current pandemic presents different challenges and changes in processes for everyone in our community. We are adapting to a “new normal” system of operations and the following resources and tools will help to guide UIC’s recovery efforts.

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Road to Recovery Planning

Frequently Asked Questions for Facility Recovery Managers (June 4, 2020)

[TEMPLATE] Pandemic Recovery Annex: How-To Guide for Returning Employees (June 4, 2020)

Upload Your Recovery Annex Here (June 1, 2020)

Access List of Recovery Planning Representatives for Each Major Unit/College

Access List of Facility Recovery Planning Managers for Each Building

Check Status of Building Recovery Plan, Sanitizer and Signage Installation (June 18, 2020)

Print Resources/Signage

  • Signs will be installed by the VCAS in the public spaces of UIC buildings.
    • If your College is interested in procuring additional signage for the non-public spaces that you occupy (such as office suites, research labs, college-controlled classrooms, etc.), then the VCAS recommends utilizing the signage designs, specifications and installation information provided in Print Resources/Signage Box folder.

Daily Self-Check Screening Tool for Employees (June 18, 2020)

  • Available for Colleges or Major Admin Units

University-level Safety Guidance

Building Access Control (June 4, 2020)

Campus Cleaning Strategies (June 1, 2020)

Classroom Safety Guidance (June 22, 2020)

Computer Lab Safety Guidance

Employee Wellness Screening (July 21, 2020)

Face Covering and Mask Requirements 1-Pager

Food Establishment Safety Guidance

Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Libraries Safety Guidance

Public Spaces and Offices Safety Guidance (June 22, 2020)

Research Safety Guidance

Retail Safety Guidance

Teaching Laboratory Safety Guidance

Temperature Screening Protocol (July 21, 2020)

UIC Space by Major Room Type

UIC Space Categories and Risk Assessment

Vending Area Safety Guidance

Continuity Planning

Overall Guidance

UI Ready FAQs (June 18, 2020)

Continuity Planning FAQs (June 18, 2020)

Interview Forms




(Business) Operations

Faculty Guidance

6 Telecommute Strategies (June 18, 2020)

Accessibility for Learning (June 18, 2020)

Accessibility for Presentations (June 18, 2020)

Alternative Assessments (June 18, 2020)

Classroom Etiquette in Zoom (June 18, 2020)

Hacking Cybersecurity (June 18, 2020)

Preparing for the next wave (June 18, 2020)

Smaller Class Instruction (June 18, 2020)

Synchronous vs Asynchronous Instruction (June 18, 2020)

Telecommute Checklist (June 18, 2020)

Zoom Cybersecurity (June 18, 2020)

Staff Guidance

3 Tips for Team Management (June 18, 2020)

6 Telecommute Strategies (June 18, 2020)

Backlog Management (June 18, 2020)

Hacking Cybersecurity (June 18, 2020)

Meeting Etiquette in Zoom (June 18, 2020)

Preparing for the Next Wave (June 18, 2020)

Staff Platforms Level of Security (June 18, 2020)

Virtual Accessibility (June 18, 2020)

Zoom Cybersecurity (June 18, 2020)

Student Guidance

6 Study Strategies (June 18, 2020)

Hacking Cybersecurity (June 18, 2020)

Platforms Level of Security (June 18, 2020)

Points of Contact

Building Access Control

Continuity Planning

Fire Marshal

Safety and Risk Guidance

Space Utilization