About Us

CITL enhances and supports excellence in teaching and learning in all its formats. In addition to providing services to faculty and staff to support this mission, CITL also administers online and distance programs and courses for this campus.

What They're Saying

Read more about what students and faculty have to say about us.

Awards and Recognition

Learn about the Campus Award for Excellence in Online & Distance Teaching. It's how we recognize excellence in the faculty and instructors who teach online and off-campus courses and programs.

State Authorization Status Update (current as of 09/14/12)

In October 2010, the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) released its regulation requiring institutions to document that they have the proper approval to provide distance education to students in other states. Read more about our status with respect to this regulation.

About Us

  • Our MissionTo work with faculty and units to extend the reach of the University of Illinois.
  • ExperiencesTestimonials from students who’ve taken our courses and faculty who’ve worked with us.
  • NewsAnnouncements and press releases .

Conferences & Events

  • Interact with your peers at one of our upcoming professional development events or participate in lifelong learning activities with Road Scholar.


  • Digital MediaVideo and audio production in partnership with ATLAS.
  • FacilitiesAccess to off-campus teaching facilities and conference facilities.
  • Instructional DesignDesign and creation of effective online courses.