Last updated: 8/4/20 12:50 p.m.
Facilities across Illinois State University have adjusted hours to comply with ongoing CDC guidelines and recommendations due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Illinois State is taking these measures to continue serving the campus community while taking decisive steps to promote health, safety, and security during this extraordinary circumstance.
Academic buildings on campus are open from 7 a.m.–5 p.m. Exceptions are noted below.
Refer to this page to view the latest on open/closed status of a number of campus buildings.
We are open 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. with a minimal staff in Hovey Hall. The Atrium will remain closed.
Since June 22, we've received registered visitors at the Bone Student Center in groups of 10 or fewer for Quad tours. These guests are not brought into The Atrium unless inclement weather necessitates the presentation of a virtual tour indoors. In the event guests need to come inside the building, we will abide by social distancing and face covering guidelines.
Since July 1, all Admissions spaces are open and staffed. The plan for limited tours will continue until we progress into a new stage and under the direction of the Governor's office. Admissions staff members remain available to assist prospective students and parents with any questions during regular working hours at (309) 438-2181 or Admissions@IllinoisState.edu.
The Alumni Center is open Monday–Friday from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Redbird Arena, Kaufmann Football Building, and Horton Fieldhouse is open Monday–Friday from 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
In accordance with the Governor's executive order, the golf course at Weibring Golf Club is open for play with several strict guidelines in place to protect the health and safety of all patrons. View full guidelines and restrictions.
The Bone Student Center is open for the following hours of operation:
Monday–Friday, 7 a.m.–5 p.m.
McAlister's Deli will remain closed until further notice.
Starbucks is open Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
The Landing is open Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Qdoba will remain closed until further notice.
The Bowling and Billiards Center will reopen Friday, August 7. More details will be announced soon. Check CampusRecreation.IllinoisState.edu for more.
Central Receiving is operating Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. and has resumed normal operations.
The Child Care Center is open to enrolled children only 7:45 a.m.– 4:15 p.m. Monday–Thursday; 7:45 a.m.–3:30 p.m. on Friday through August 12 . The Center will be closed August 13 & 14 . Beginning August 17 , the Center will be open 7:45 a.m.–4:45 p.m. Monday–Friday.
Financial Aid is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Staff may be reached by email at FinancialAid@IllinoisState.edu or (309) 438-2231.
The Graduate School office is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Staff may be reached at graduateadmissions@IllinoisState.edu or (309) 438-2583.
Illinois State's Human Resources office will be open and staffed from 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. We would generally advise if possible to call for appointments ahead by phone at (309) 438-8311 or reach out directly to a specific resource. We will be trying to do as much business digitally and distanced during this time.
The office of International Admissions will be open with limited staffing Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Mail Services will still be receiving mail from the U.S. Postal Service throughout the stay-at-home period. This mail will be sorted and available for pick-up between 8–11 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Mail Services will also be accepting outgoing mail. This mail will be processed; however, it is not guaranteed to go out the same day that we receive it.
Email Shannon Covey to check on your mail or to arrange to pick-up or drop off your mail.
Regular mail delivery resumed June 15.
Marketplace at Linkins will remain closed until further notice.
Operating under access control. Will remain closed until staff return.
Milner Library will be open for curbside delivery only beginning June 17. Other services will be added as processes become clarified. The building will open to patrons in August. For more information on library services, please contact Milner staff.
The main physical points of contact for the Office of the University Registrar in Moulton Hall such as the Registrar Service Center, Testing Services Office and the Veteran and Military Services Office are available Monday–Friday from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Veterans and Military Services office will be closed on Fridays throughout the summer.
You can order a transcript online and it is recommended that you select the Electronic PDF delivery option to have the transcript sent directly to the recipient.
Please use the email and telephone contact information listed on our website to limit physical interaction.
Illinois State students who need access to research labs should contact their supervising faculty members for guidance.
Will remain key card access only until July 1.
The Speech and Hearing Clinic is open for scheduled audiology appointments.
The Student Accounts Building is open Monday–Friday from 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Student Accounts Staff may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (309)438-5643.
The Student Fitness Center recreation facilities are open as of Monday, August 3. More details can be found at CampusRecreation.IllinoisState.edu.
Business offices only will be open Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Illinois State's Student Health Services will be open from 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. As an added precaution, all appointments must be made over the phone at (309) 438-2778 to allow for screening for potential symptoms before a patient comes to the office. Online appointment scheduling is not currently available. Students are being offered the option of having their visit by telephone if no physical exam is required to decrease exposure. Nurses are available by phone at (309) 438-7676 for questions and for arrangements to get prescription refills. The pharmacy and medical records office will remain open as usual.
Closed to the public until further notice. Online exhibitions and videos are available at Galleries.IllinoisState.edu.
University Housing Services is open for walk-ins. Guests must wear a mask in the building. Zoom meetings are also available by request. Contact Housing@IllinoisState.edu for more information.
Watterson Dining Commons will remain open daily for the following hours of operation:
Breakfast: 6:30–8:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 4:30–7 p.m.
Please note, all meals purchased will be for boxed meal, carry-out service only. If you need to make arrangements to pick up meals outside of scheduled meal periods, please call (309) 261-9378. If you have any dietary needs (food allergies, celiac disease, or other restrictions), please contact our Registered Dietitian, Desiray Yeaw, at email@example.com to ensure your needs are met.