If you feel ill or test positive for COVID before an exam, please contact Jeff or one of the TAs as soon as possible, but do not come to the exam. Similarly, if you feel ill during an exam, please inform one of the course staff as you leave. We understand that exam stress can exacerbate health issues, and that illness can significantly interfere with exam performance. See our course policies for conflict and makeup exams.
If you are concerned that conditions related to a documented disability, illness, injury, or other emergency are significantly interfering with your ability to submit homework, attend exams, or otherwise maintain good progress in this class, please contact Jeff or one of the TAs.
All on-campus students and course staff are expected to engage in appropriate behavior to protect the health and safety of the community during on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in accordance with university policy and local public health recommendations. In particular:
Diminished mental health, including significant stress, mood changes, excessive worry, substance/alcohol abuse, or problems with eating and/or sleeping can interfere with emotional and physical well-being, social development, and academic performance. The University of Illinois offers a variety of confidential services including individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, psychiatric services, and specialized screenings at no additional cost. If you or someone you know experiences any of the above mental health concerns, we strongly encourage you to contact or visit any of the resources listed below. Getting help is a smart and courageous thing to do, for yourself and for those who care about you.
The Computer Science Mental Health Committee and the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District maintain lists of additional mental health resources.
If you feel ill either before or during an exam, please contact Jeff or one of the TAs. We understand that exam stress can exacerbate health issues, and that illness can significantly interfere with exam performance. See our course policies for conflict and makeup exams.