Faculty & Staff Travel

Faculty and staff should review the guidelines for university-sponsored and business travel below.

International Travel

University-sponsored international travel

Those who believe they have an essential business reason to travel by air may request approval through their unit executive officer (dean, vice provost, vice chancellor, etc.). It is expected that permission to travel will be granted only in the most limited of circumstances.

As of early August, the U.S. Department of State and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) are issuing country level advisories related to COVID-19. All individuals returning from travel abroad should follow CDC and Illinois Department of Public Health guidelines.

Domestic Travel

University-sponsored domestic travel

The university is limiting domestic travel for faculty and staff to pre-approved travel for essential university business.

Those who believe they have an essential business reason to travel by air may request approval through their unit executive officer (dean, vice provost, vice chancellor, etc.). It is expected that permission to travel will be granted only in the most limited of circumstances.

Returning to Campus After Travel

Upon arrival to the United States or return from domestic travel, all students, faculty, and staff must follow the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign recommendations for returning to campus after travel, quarantine and testing.