LAS Service Center

The College of LAS Service Center provides business, human resources, budgeting, and research assistance for LAS units with need. We are here to help you streamline your processes, thus ensuring efficient and consistent operations while aligning with university and college-wide strategic goals.

How we can help

Business

List of Business Services

  • Accounting
  • Purchasing & payments
  • Operations
  • Card services
  • Property accounting
  • Security & access

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Human Resources

Human Resources

  • Appointment processing
  • Hiring & onboarding
  • Separation & offboarding
  • Biweekly payroll
  • Salary program
  • Employee relations

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Budget & Resources

  • Resource allocation
  • Reporting
  • Planning
  • Commitments

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Research Administration

Research Administration

  • Pre-award
  • Post-award
  • Award closeout
  • Semi-annual confirmations
  • OVCRI protocols

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Units served

The LAS Service Center is available for all departments and units across the College of LAS. Please reference your MOU for specific services offered. If you do not have an MOU and are interested in utilizing the LAS Service Center, or if you have need for a temporary service, please contact us to get started.

Contact us

Business Services

Carol Hartman
cbhartma@illinois.edu, 217.333.7457

Human Resources

Staci Wagers
swagers@illinois.edu, 217.333.4708

Budget Services

Mike Wellens
wellens@illinois.edu, 217.244.5398

Research Administration

Pre-Award, Kathie Veach
veach@illinois.edu, 217.244.7758

Post-Award, Leisha Beasley
montgera@illinois.edu, 217.244.5198