Administrative Services

Layoff Support and Resources

Updated: 3/1/2019

Contact Information

Western Illinois University

  • Human Resources
    Sherman Hall 105
    298-1971
    HR-Office@wiu.edu
  • Benefits Office
    Sherman Hall 312
    298-1971
    HR-Benefits@wiu.edu
  • Payroll Office
    Sherman Hall 221
    298-1867
    Payroll@wiu.edu
  • Academic Personnel
    Sherman Hall 202
    298-2216
    AcademicPersonnel@wiu.edu

Illinois Department of Employment Security
www.ides.illinois.gov

  • Information about Unemployment Insurance
  • Apply for Unemployment Insurance
  • Search for jobs on Illinois JobLink

Western Illinois Works, Inc.
Macomb Affiliate Center
440 N. Lafayette St.
Macomb, IL 61455
(309) 837-1280
http://www.westernillinoisworks.net/

  • Job search assistance and career planning
  • Referral to other appropriate agencies and services
  • Train/retrain dislocated workers and assist in transition to new employment

Employee Assistance Program
Magellan Health
(866) 659-3848
www.MagellanHealth.com/member

  • Confidential well-being services
  • Available 24/7/365
  • See an EAP counselor up to 3 times for any one problem at no cost

Job Search Resources

WIU Career Development Center

The Career Development Center will provide resume assistance, job search resources, and interviewing strategies by request.

Memorial Hall 125
(309) 298-1938
careers@wiu.edu


Training/Workshops/Job Fair

WIU Employees Workshops
  • Information Workshop - April 2 at 10:00 AM
  • "Preparing for Your Job Search" - April 2 at 1:00 PM
  • Both workshops located in the University Union Lincoln Room
  • View the flyer for more information

Mental Health Resources

Counseling Agencies in Macomb
  • WIU Employee Assistance Program: 866-659-3848
  • McDonough District Hospital Behavioral Health Services: 836-1582
  • North Central Behavioral Health Systems: 833-2191
  • WIU Psychology Clinic: 289-1919
Counseling Services in Quad Cities
Self-Help Websites
Self-Help Apps
Mindshift