The University of Illinois offers several benefits and services to graduate students and graduate assistants. These benefits help support students as they pursue advanced degrees while balancing academic, employment, and personal goals. The information below list several benefits and provides links to additional information and details.
Benefits for Graduate Students
Benefits for students may vary based on the number of hours enrolled.
Family Friendly Benefits
Benefits for Graduate Assistants
FAMILY FRIENDLY BENEFITS
- The two week paid Parental Leave
- Use of paid sick leave
- Request use of personal unpaid leave of absence, up to the 6 week maximum