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Other Policies and Laws that Affect Graduate Students

Many policies and laws that could impact graduate students are not under the jurisdiction or authority of the Graduate College. Below is an incomplete list of those that are most relevant.

University Policy

State of Illinois

  • Graduate Employee's Organization (GEO) Contract
    See the Agreement by and between The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois and Graduate Employees' Organization IFT/AFT 6300
  • Immunization Requirement at Registration
    Illinois state law requires all new students to provide proof of immunity to certain contagious diseases before enrollment.

Federal Law