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    UIS Reaching Stellar Campaign Video

  • Leadership lived: Garrett Nimmo

    Leadership lived: Garrett Nimmo

  • Leadership lived: Jasmin Lisowski

    Leadership lived: Jasmin Lisowski

  • Leadership lived: Bhanu Sheetal Muthyala

    Leadership lived: Bhanu Sheetal Muthyala

  • Leadership lived: Kaelan Smith

    Leadership lived: Kaelan Smith

  • Leadership lived: Edwin Robles

    Leadership lived: Edwin Robles

Longest Running Student-Led Event: International Festival

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

Ashley Osuma loves to share the knowledge she’s gained from her four years on campus with incoming freshmen. Osuma is a peer mentor for the Summer Bridge Program, a two-week on-campus living-learning experience for first-year students who need additional academic support and college preparation. Read more »

Class of 2016 Report


Baccalaureate degrees conferred


Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known


Working full-time or part-time


Continuing education at national or regional university

Alumni Profiles View All

Eugenio “Gene” Fernandez

Eugenio “Gene” Fernandez

UIS Degrees: M.S. 2007 (Management Information Systems)

Current Position: Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Bryant Hitchings

Bryant Hitchings

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2006 (Legal Studies)

Current Position: Montgomery County State’s Attorney

Terri Miller

Terri Miller

UIS Degrees: M.P.A. 2017 (Public Administration), Certificate in Community Planning

Current Position: University of Illinois Extension Director, Unit 16

A.D. Carson

A.D. Carson

UIS Degrees: M.P.A. 2008 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Hip-Hop, University of Virginia

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“My most positive UIS memories involve meeting and working with so many different people,” says Alicia. “I’ve learned a lot and developed expertise in social media marketing – a field I’d like to pursue as a profession.”

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