U of I seeks coronavirus aid

By: | March 25, 2020

University of Illinois System leaders have added their voices to the many sectors seeking relief from Congress as it considers extensive emergency coronavirus aid.

In a letter to the Illinois congressional delegation yesterday, System President Tim Killeen and chancellors at the system’s universities in Urbana-Champaign, Chicago and Springfield said billions of dollars are “urgently needed” for U.S. higher education because of unexpected expenses nationwide. You can read the letter at the end of this story.

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