NEED HELP?  CALL US, IT'S FREE - 217-352-6220 

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays

If your call goes to voice mail during office hours, that means the counselors are busy serving other clients.  Please leave a message, speak slowly and tell us your name and telephone number.  Calls are usually returned the same day.  If you get a busy signal, please call back.  Messages left after hours will be returned the next business day.

We're in the Lincoln Building in downtown Champaign

44 E. Main Street, Suite 208

Champaign IL  61820

Champaign-Urbana Tenant Union is a member of Community Shares of Illinois www.cs-il.org


C-U Tenant Union provides information about tenants' and landlords' rights and responsibilities and help for tenants living in Champaign County, Illinois who experience landlord problems or have questions.
  • Neglected property maintenance
  • Disputes about damage deposit deductions
  • Evictions
  • Unlawful discrimination
  • Roommate conflicts
  • Violation of lease by landlord
  • Information about subletting, utilities problems, parking issues and more
  • Find actual text of tenants' rights laws when you search:  765 ILCS 701-750;  735 ILCS 5/9-101 to 5/9-301 and chapter 12.5 of Urbana City Code.
The University of Illinois has a web site that provides information about state and local laws defining tenants' rights and responsibilities.