Student Resources

  • Illinois CS COVID-19 Resources:
  • Academic Advising for Undergraduate Students and Graduate Students
  • Counseling Center Self-Help Brochures are available online and in the Brochure Rack outside of the Academic Office (1210 Siebel Center). Counseling Center resources include embedded counselors who serve students in specific colleges or housing units. Reach out to CS undergraduate advising for more information.
  • CS Advising Piazza
  • The CS Student Opportunity Series (SOS) provides tools and resources for undergraduate students in CS majors to grow academically, professionally, and personally.
  • Referrals for Tutoring and Mentoring
  • Staff available to assist with special student needs or concerns and can facilitate referrals to additional services when needed
  • CS Mental Health Committee (CSMHC) forum is a safe, open space where students can discuss challenges they may be experiencing with mental health, as well as tips and tricks that your peers have found to be instrumental to their well-being as UIUC students. You can also find a curated list of department, college, campus, and external resources built by students and staff for anyone seeking out mental health support. 
  • The department has a limited amount of funding available to support a variety of professional opportunities. Request departmental support.

If you need emergency assistance, please visit the following Counseling Center page to get connected: 

If you need assistance finding a resource or are helping to connect a friend in need, please contact the Illinois Computer Science Academic Office:

If you have concerns about your well-being or the well-being of a friend, visit the Office of the Dean of Students (ODOS) resource page:

Or consider submitting a Student Referral to ODOS to help a friend in need get connected:


Grainger College of Engineering Resources

Grainger Engineering offers state-of-the-art facilities, academic support, professional development resources, and dedicated resources for entrepreneurship and design.



Campus-wide Student Resources

The Counseling Center is committed to providing a broad range of high quality, innovative, and ethical services that address the psychological, educational, social, and developmental needs of University of Illinois students.