blog posts Unemployment fraud, phishing on the rise via text, email, social media Jun 28, 2021 12:30 pm963 views Following is a general notice and reminder to all University of Illinois System faculty and staff to be aware of an increase in identity theft-related unemployment fraud and phishing schemes. The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) issued a press release urging citizens to be on high alert for phishing schemes attempting to impersonate and exploit IDES and unemployment systems across the country. Note: IDES will never send a text message seeking your personal information, such as your social security number or driver’s license number. Update Your Profile on My UI Info Oct 28, 2021 7:30 am410 views Have you earned a degree or advanced degree recently? Earned or renewed a certification? Or moved to a new address? Please review your profile on My UI Info and update with any changes to ensure your information is current. Keep Your Personal Information Updated Sep 9, 2021 7:30 am260 views Do you have emergency contacts on file with the University of Illinois System? Are they current? It is important to keep up-to-date emergency contact information on file, so U of I System representatives know who to call on your behalf in the unfortunate event of an emergency or accident. Free Seasonal Flu Shots - Urbana Sep 28, 2021 10:15 am150 views Seasonal flu shots will be available at no charge to state benefit-eligible faculty, staff, retirees, and State of Illinois employees, beginning Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at various locations on campus. See Urbana Flu Shot Clinic for details. Reminder: Be Alert for Phishing Attempts Jun 24, 2021 4:15 pm74 views Be cautious of unexpected messages or emails asking you to urgently log in to a website or service. Please protect your personal information.