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 

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
  • Helpful forms, model leases and checklists
√  Find out your rights under state and local laws
(note: Tenant Union has no lawyers on staff but we can give you copies of laws)
√   Have your lease reviewed before you sign it
√  Check landlords' complaint records
√   Get help finding a place to rent
The program at the University of Illinois that provides identical services is restricted to serving only University of Illinois students (and incoming students).  However, you can go to their web site for lots of valuable information about landlord-tenant relations and laws.   www.tenantunion.illinois.edu 

Champaign-Urbana Tenant Union is a member ofCommunity Shares of Illinois 

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