Campus hosts several annual events to recognize its faculty and staff for their achievements.

Celebrating Academic Excellence
February 10, 2020

As outlined in the March 11, 2020 massmail from Chancellor Robert J. Jones and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris, university-sponsored events, including the following Special Events, have been suspended. The health and safety of our Illinois family and our community is our highest priority.

Please contact the Special Events office at or 217-300-2736 if you have any additional questions regarding this event cancellation.

For official news from the university, please refer to, which is a central repository with links to resources, a list of the latest updates, FAQs, and contact information for specific concerns.

Celebration of Academic Service & Leadership Excellence

Celebration of Teaching Excellence

Celebration of Women Faculty at Illinois

Promotion & Tenure Bookplate Reception