External Resources

Below you’ll find resources for students, alums, faculty, and staff. We also recommend reviewing Financial, Food, and Housing Insecurities Resources, compiled by our Office of Student Affairs. If there are any resources you would like added to this list, please email saicinfo@saic.edu

COVID-19 Information and Guidance 

Chicago and Illinois Resources 

General Artist Resources 

National Relief Grants and Funds 

Regional Relief Grants and Funds 

Midwest

Northeast

Mid-Atlantic

South

West

WiFi Resources 

  • FCC Agreement: States that providers will waive late fees, not cut off service for lack of payment, and open hot-spots.
  • Comcast COVID-19 Response: Offers free WiFi for 2 months to low-income families and shares that all Xfinity hot-spots are free to the public during this time.
  • Charter Free Internet offer for 2 months
  • AT&T COVID-19 Response: Offers open hot-spots, unlimited data to existing customers, and $10/month plans to low-income families
  • Verizon COVID-19 Response: No special offers, but following the FCC agreement.
  • Sprint COVID-19 Response: Follows FCC agreement, provides unlimited data to existing customers, and, starting Tuesday, March 17, allows all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.
  • T-Mobile COVID-19 Response: Follows FCC agreement, provides unlimited data to existing customers, and, coming soon, will allow all handsets to enable hot-spots for 60 days at no extra charge.