COVID-19 Updates and Guidance > Updates > March 16, 2020—Pay guidelines
March 16, 2020
Given the CDC guidelines and the State of Illinois announcement that have encouraged organizations to increase social distancing and decrease location density, the university will implement remote work options to the extent possible while continuing to ensure the continuity of operations and minimal disruption in the livelihoods of faculty, staff and student workers.
The potential for remote work is variable among our workforce and may pose a particular challenge for our non-exempt hourly workforce and our student workers. The jobs of non-exempt hourly and student workers generally fall into three categories:
The following provides general guidelines for the university's approach to paying faculty, staff and student workers during this unprecedented time: