All budget

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June 12, 2018

State budget allocates 2 percent funding increase for university system

Funding up $11.6 million from fiscal year 2018 appropriation

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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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July 10, 2017

Legislators end state’s record-setting budget impasse

Plan provides full-year funding for university

Springfield, IL Capitol Building

June 13, 2017

Legislative session ends without budget agreement

University leaders continue to advocate for funding

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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

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February 14, 2017

UIC leaders detail impact of budget impasse

Leaders prepare to make cuts, continue to diversify revenue streams

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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

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November 15, 2016

Legislation proposes performance-based funding for U of I system

Plan would provide predictable funding in exchange for meeting goals

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October 11, 2016

U of I staff cuts save up to $1.5M per month

University of Illinois system has reduced non-instructional staff by 3 percent

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September 27, 2016

‘Short-term solution’ for budget uncertainties

Administrators take prudent fiscal measures to address budget impasse

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