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Using Illinois App to Show Building Access Status

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. 

Building Access is available on the Illinois app Home Screen

Illini ID / Building Access badge

Requirements

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

Trouble installing Illinois app? Visit this Answers page

Problems using the Illinois app, or questions about Building Access? See these FAQs. [link]

Wellness Answer Center

COVID-19 website

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