The University of Illinois System is approaching the start of its third consecutive year without a full state appropriation.
As negotiations in Springfield continue, we need your help to get—and keep—higher education at the top of the lawmakers’ agendas.
President Killeen will address the state budget crisis and share how he plans to help the University weather the impasse. He then will take live questions from those calling in.
Discussion topics will include:
- How the ongoing budget impasse is damaging to the U of I
- How the U of I is managing its finances during the ongoing crisis
- What you can do to help elected officials ensure U of I is a priority
To participate, call 877-229-8493 (access code: 116696) or click here to connect by computer.
Illinois Connection is the University of Illinois Alumni Association’s legislative advocacy network. To learn more about how you can voice your support for the University as an Illinois Connection advocate, please visit our advocacy page.