The Civil Service Council offers a list of businesses that provide discounts to Illinois State faculty and staff on the Illinois State Employee Discounts website. 

Some of the discounts include a percentage off on non-textbook items at the Barnes and Noble University Bookstore and the Alamo II, and free bus fare with Connect Transit. Discounts also apply for plans from AT&T and Verizon.

The full listing can be found online at the Employee Discounts page off the Civil Service Council website. 

Businesses that would like to be added to the online listing, please fill out this form to be reviewed by our Civil Service Council, Established businesses that best serve the employees of Illinois State University will be reviewed by the committee and the committee has the right to refuse any submissions. If you have any questions regarding this form, please email us at

Please note that some restrictions may apply for these discounts. Contact the respective business for full details.