13 Thursdays 2021 promotion

The Illini Union and the Illini Union Bookstore are proud to be part of the Champaign Center Partnership's 13 Thursdays summer promotion presented by JSM Living

Every Thursday from May 20-August 12, 2021, check out regular specials, sales, and deals in Campustown!  

The summer is the best time to explore Campustown and support local businesses. 

Illini Union Deals:

  • Bookstore - 25% off ALL Nike apparel
  • Quad Shop - Illinois T-shirts are 2 for $25
  • Rec Room - $4 bowling (includes shoe rental) and $4 billiards 
  • Starbucks (Bookstore and Union) - FREE upgrade to a Trenta-size when purchasing a Venti-size Refresher
  • FREE outdoor movie on the Quad presented by the Illini Union Board - first Thursday of each month (June 3, July 1, August 5) Complete listing

Digital Passport - win prizes!

We’re excited to announce a new digital passport with sales and deals at more at 20+ participating small businesses plus family-friendly activities! Free trolley rides, learn to ride MTD buses, and the Back To School Bash are some of the FREE activities you can enjoy this year. The Campustown Pub Tour will round out the 13 Thursdays promotion – featuring stops at 3 pubs, and complimentary food and drinks! Download Passport and complete details

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