UIPD accepting applications for new police officers

URBANA — The University of Illinois Police Department is now accepting applications for new police officers.

Those interested are encouraged to visit the employment page of this website for more information, located at https://police.illinois.edu/jobs.

The University of Illinois Police Department maintains high expectations of its sworn and non-sworn staff and is recognized as one of the premier university police departments in the country. Its officers boast a unique law enforcement experience as well as unique challenges, working with a diverse student and staff population and members of the Champaign-Urbana community.

UIPD takes pride in being a leader in community-based, progressive approaches toward law enforcement. The department supports its officers and encourages them to introduce creative and innovative ways to promote public safety, engage the community and be a leader on campus. UIPD is committed to the administration of law and order based on the constitutional idea of justice where every person will be treated with dignity and fairness.

Questions about the application process can be directed to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Staff Human Resources office at 217/333-2137.