COVID-19 Archive

  • COVID-19 Observational Study

    COVID-19 Observational Study

    Illinois Tech's Center for Nutrition Research is looking for participants for a COVID-19 Observational Study. They are looking to test the effects of infection and reinfection among those with or without prior COVID-19 infection.

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  • Training on Fire Safety and Evacuation During COVID-19

    Training on Fire Safety and Evacuation During COVID-19

    Join Illinois Tech's Emergency Management Specialist, Julia Arnopp Burns, for a Zoom training on how to safely evacuate a building during an emergency or drill.

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  • Mies Campus Custodial Service Changes

    Mies Campus Custodial Service Changes

    As a result of the continued reduced occupancy and activity level on the Mies campus, individual office cleaning will be conducted on a monthly basis. Main corridors, lobbies, restrooms, and scheduled classrooms will continue to receive daily cleaning and frequent disinfection of high-touch surfaces.

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  • Bronzeville Community Vaccine Opportunities

    Bronzeville Community Vaccine Opportunities

    Seniors 65+ who live in the Bronzeville area and surrounding communities can register now to get vaccinated on Friday, March 5 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

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  • Anticipated Resumption of In-Person Courses This Fall

    Anticipated Resumption of In-Person Courses This Fall

    Illinois Tech will plan, albeit cautiously, for a complete return to in-person operation and education for fall 2021.

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  • Updated City Quarantine and Travel Policy

    Updated City Quarantine and Travel Policy

    In general, this new set of guidelines doesn’t require fully vaccinated individuals to follow the same guidelines as those who have yet to receive the vaccine. 

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  • Campus Vaccination Update: February 15

    Campus Vaccination Update: February 15

    As you know, we are continuing to actively monitor the COVID-19 trends and positivity rates across our campus, city, and state, and to advocate to city and state officials that they include faculty and staff at institutes of higher education in earlier phases if possible.

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  • COVID-19 Study Day Reminder

    COVID-19 Study Day Reminder

    As a reminder, there will be no classes next Tuesday, February 9.

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  • Vaccine Distribution Update

    Vaccine Distribution Update

    Although the university has no ability to secure and provide vaccinations to its community, we understand that many of you have questions regarding the city and state COVID-19 vaccination plan, and the university can assist in sharing vaccination information with our community.

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  • Opt-In for Spring 2021 UPass

    Opt-In for Spring 2021 UPass

    Because of the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, for the spring 2021 semester only, full-time students who wish to purchase a UPass must request one. If you currently have a UPass and would like to activate it for the spring semester, you must opt-in by January 4, 2021.

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