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Welcome to the State Universities Civil Service System Website.

As we continue to evolve, communication and collaboration become even more essential elements in fulfilling our mission and in the administration of our many business processes. We need and value your suggestions and comments. So, whether you are simply looking for information, researching employment protocols, or just browsing the site, we're glad you're here.

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Classification Plan Updates
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  • Medical Radiographer Series
  • Nuclear Medicine Series
  • Special Interest Topics

    Annual Report
    63rd Annual Report

    On behalf of the State Universities Civil Service System, we respectfully submit our 63rd Annual Report. This Report provides an overview of our business operations, our many programs and initiatives, and a brief description of our FY 2015 agency action plan. Our business objectives remain consistent with our statutory directive, our mission, and our purpose. This Report again demonstrates our commitment and effort to incorporate many 'best practice' human resource concepts into our operational procedures and to modernize the overall delivery of human resource services to the State of Illinois public university system.

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    Legal Updates

    Special Interest TopicsPA 98-599

    "The State Universities Annuitants Association and Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan reached a tentative agreement to postpone implementation of the State’s new pension law (PA 98-599). The agreement is pending as it requires judicial approval before going into effect. The agreement delays implementation of the pension law until July 1, 2015. Specifically, the agreement protects SURS members currently eligible for retirement by allowing them to delay their retirement decision until the constitutionality of the new pension law is determined. It allows them to calculate their money purchase annuity based on the effective rates as of June 30, 2014 and allows them to avoid the skips in the annual increases if the changes to the pension are upheld. The agreement also ensures that any unnecessary pension contributions will be refunded."


    Civil Service Spotlight
    Starla Nixon
    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

    Starla Nixon, Program Assistant, Purchasing, is the recipient of the August Employee Recognition Award. Starla was nominated by Shelly Albert, Assistant Director of Purchasing.

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    Upcoming Events
    University News
    The University of Illinois Springfield hosted the 37th annual International Festival on October 24, 2014 at The Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC) on campus. The theme...

    Rapid demographic, economic, and political changes in the U.S. have increased the demand for public policy education, say organizers of a new bachelor’s degree at UIC.

    Eight SIUE programs earned a perfect score of 100 percent in the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) figures released Tuesday, Oct. 28, by the NCAA.

    Job Postings
    Endpoint Technical Support Specialist
    A technical associate position within the Endpoint Support team of Client Services, a department within Administrative Technologies. Position works as part of a technical support team that provides...

    Endpoint Support Specialist
    This is a support associate position within the Endpoint Support team of Client Services, a department within Administrative Technologies. This position works as part of a technical support team pr...

    CAD Specialist
    The purpose of this position is to provide CAD and project construction documentation support to the Director of Design Services and CAD and project construction documentation support services for the...
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