Using Illinois App for Building Access
If you are a student or university employee, you can use the Illinois app to show your Covid-19 Building Access status.
Tap “Building Access” on the Illinois app home screen. Your Illini ID will be shown, including your Building Access badge.
Tap Building Access on the Home Screen
Illini ID and Building Access badge
To display your Building Access status, you must:
- Run Illinois app v 2.8.1 or later.
- Connect to the internet via Wi-Fi or cellular data.
- Sign into the app with your NetID.
For details, see below.
1. GET THE CURRENT VERSION OF ILLINOIS APP
2. SIGN IN WITH YOUR NETID
If you are not signed in with your NetID, you won’t see the Building Access button. Connect your NetID either on the Home Screen or in Settings > Connect your NetID
Tap Connect your NetID and sign in.
Note: You must use your NetID, not your phone number, to sign in. Your NetID is the University credential that allows the app to show your Building Access status.
3. GETTING HELP
Problems using the Illinois app, or questions about Building Access?