Due to concerns about COVID-19 and in the interest of the health and safety of all involved, on-campus visit activities have been canceled. Online options are available below.

Let us welcome you to Gies Business

Want to get a feel for life on campus and at Gies College of Business? Discover for yourself what it means to be part of the University of Illinois and Gies Business community. We look forward to welcoming you.

Campus has designated limited entry points for Illinois facilities. Learn more at campus’ Building Access web page.

Starting August 24, you will need to show a Wellness Support Associate your COVID-19 screening status to gain entry to campus buildings.


Business Instructional Facility

515 E. Gregory Street
Champaign, IL 61820

Entry point located on Sixth Street (east entrance). Entrance is ADA compliant.

Spring Semester

Closed Saturday, February 6

January 19 – 22
7 am - 5:30 pm
January 23 - May 14 
Sunday: 10 am - 10 pm
Monday - Thursday: 6 am - 10 pm
Friday - Saturday : 6 am - 8 pm

BIF will remain open on the non-instruction days: February 17, March 24, and April 13. 

BIF Market Information Lab (MIL) 

Located in 1029 BIF
For up-to-date lab hours, please visit the MIL website.

Located in 3030 BIF
Please visit the MakerLab website for current hours.

Virtual Tour of BIF

Wohlers Hall

1206 S. Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820

Spring Semester

Monday - Friday: 7 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Business Information Services (Main Library)
By appointment only. Please e-mail BIS or phone 217-333-3619 to schedule an appointment.

Richard D. and Anne Marie Irwin Doctoral Study Hall

607 E. Gregory Drive
Champaign, IL 61820

Spring Semester
Closed without an authorized iCard
All Gies PhD students have access via their authorized iCard

Espresso Royale Cafe (inside BIF)

Temporary Hours (as of 9/8/2020):
Monday - Thursday: 7 am - 6 pm
Friday: 7 am - 5 pm
Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED

Regular Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7 am - 9 pm
Friday: 7 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sunday: 11 am - 9 pm