All Board of Trustees

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November 28, 2017

Trustees approve $6.5 billion budget

Budget that holds the line on spending while increasing enrollment

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September 12, 2017

U of I System launches initiative to add world-class faculty

‘The initiative is an investment that promises rich dividends far into the future,’ says U of I President Tim Killeen

May 16, 2017

University initiative aims to recruit exceptional faculty

University initiative aims to attract tenured, high-achieving faculty

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March 17, 2017

University proposes new financial aid commitment

University’s plan would earmark $170M annually to keep students in state

Piggy bank next to a graduation cap and diploma

January 24, 2017

U of I approves base tuition freeze for in-state freshmen

Board to keep rates steady for in-state freshmen

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January 10, 2017

U of I recommends continuing tuition freeze for freshmen

For third year in a row, administrators propose no increase in base tuition for in-state students

March 29, 2016

Trustees approve ‘sheltered market’ contracts

Minority- and female-owned companies to provide IT services

Williams DeeDee

January 19, 2016

Longtime administrator named board secretary

Alumna Dedra ‘DeeDee’ Williams has served 23 years at university

Hundred-dollar bills spiraling into a vortex

November 12, 2015

University details effects of state budget impasse

Lack of state funding strains financial aid, building renovations, UI Health

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September 15, 2015

Trustees approve background checks for new employees

Policy will verify Social Security numbers, examine criminal registries

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