COVID signage

Personal Health and Wellness Steps

  • Wear cloth face covering when in public.
  • Avoid close contact with people.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Illini Union Cleaning and Safety Guidelines

  • Common areas and high touch surfaces (door knobs, chairs, tables, elevator buttons, bathrooms, counters) will be cleaned and disinfected regularly, including using electrostatic disinfecting machines throughout the Union.
  • Meeting room furniture will be configured to allow for maximum space between meeting participants.
  • Furniture in public spaces will be limited and configured in accordance with social distancing guidelines.
  • All events, meetings, and programs will be planned in accordance with the Restore Illinois plan guidelines.
  • Guests will be required to have a face covering in all public spaces while in all university facilities, including the Illini Union.
  • The Lower Level seating will be set up to accommodate social distancing guidelines.
  • Retail areas will limit the number of customers based on capacity guidelines.
  • Stairwells will be designated as either up or down traffic and signs have been installed at all levels of every stairwell.
  • Elevators are limited to two riders and signage has been added to all elevator doors.
  • Floor decals have been installed in all areas where customer lines form to indicate 6’ distance.
  • Additional time has been built in between meetings to allow for deep cleaning and sanitizing.
  • Plexiglass shields have been added to every front-line customer service desk and counter throughout all of our facilities.
  • All exterior doorways have been designated Entry, Exit, or ADA only to create less density during busy times.
  • Hand sanitizer is available throughout the Union.
  • Common office areas will be set up with social distancing in mind.
  • Staff will have access to cleaning supplies to wipe down personal desks, keyboards, office tables, etc.
  • The size of gatherings and student programs will be based on standards under the state reopening guidelines throughout the fall and beyond.

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