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EIU Faculty Development and Innovation Center


New Faculty Essentials

Welcome to Eastern Illinois University, a public comprehensive university that offers superior, accessible undergraduate and graduate education. 

We are grateful for your service to educating our talented, diverse, and outstanding learners!

This site contains all you need to know to get started learning about EIU, its academic support for learners as well as for instructors, and key contacts in departments and in the Faculty Development and Innovation Center (FDIC).

With questions, queries, or for more information, please contact the FDIC at or 217-581-7051.

We are so glad you are here!

Commencement at EIU

Academic Essentials

Academic Affairs Academic Support Center
Dean of Students Accessability and Accommodations


Prepare for Success

Learn about the resources and requirements for instructors at EIU!

Council on Academic Affairs

EIU Syllabus Policy

Online Course Policy

CAA is the shared-governance body that advises on academic regulations and the curriculum at EIU.

The syllabus policy details the required elements of course syllabi.

Information on requirements for teaching online at EIU.


D2L Solutions Booth Library Departmental Contacts

Your go-to guide on utilizing and implementing superior learning experiences in D2L.

Services for faculty and instructors from the academic hub of the campus.

Contacts for Department Chairs and Administrators

Student Support and Success Resources

Learn about the resources for student success at EIU!

Dean of Student Success Early Alert System Office of Inclusion and Academic Engagement

Student Success offers academic support services, assesses student learning, guides students through the transition to college, and contributes to the University community's knowledge of its students and graduates.

The Early Alert System provides faculty with a simple means to identify at-risk students early in their academic careers and connect them with important campus support resources.


Pursue, promote and maintain programs that will heighten the awareness, presence and success of minorities and other under–represented groups on the campus of Eastern Illinois University.


Campus Food Pantry Assisting Students in Need EIU Counseling Clinic

The goal of the EIU Campus Food Pantry is to support those needing help to put food on their table.

A Handbook for Faculty & Staff 



The Counseling Clinic helps to enhance psychological and emotional health, as well as promote overall wellness for the entire campus community.

Other Employee Essentials

Human Resources:

Payroll and benefits, as well as other employment essentials.

Information Technology Services:

Establish accounts and consult the

Employee Technology Guide

Panther Card:

The campus ID for EIU

Parking Services:

Permits, policies, and fees for parking on campus.

University Police Department

Professional law enforcement and service to the EIU community

Charleston Area Chamber of Commerce

Learn about opportunities in Charleston and the surrounding area.



Related Pages

Contact Information

Dr. Michael Gillespie, Director, FDIC


Kim Ervin
Instructional Designer


Faculty Development and Innovation Center

1105 Booth

David Smith
Instructional Support and Training Specialist


Keerthana Saraswathula
Instructional Support and Training Specialist


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