Illinois Language and Linguistics Society




Please find common questions in the categories below. If you have other questions, send an email to ills-conference (at) illinois (dot) edu.


Q: Can we register directly at the conference instead of online?
A: Yes, you can register at the conference. However, there will be a small additional fee.

Q: Is travel funding or other scholarships available?
A: Awards are typically given to the top abstracts to help defray travel costs. The number and amount of awards will depend on available funds. More details will be made available at a later date.

Abstract Submissions

Q: Can I submit a working-project?
A: If you have some results to show, that is perfectly acceptable.

Q: Will there be a round-table for participants?
A: No. There will not be a round-table session .


Q: Will food be provided at the conference?
A: No breakfast will be provided, but snacks will be available during coffee breaks. Boxed lunches may be available for an additional cost. There will also be a banquet dinner on Thursday evening that you can sign up to attend. Banquet tickets will cost $20.

Q: What is there to do on Friday and Saturday night?
A: Nightlife is vibrant in downtown Champaign and Urbana. Recommendations will be provided in the conference program.