You’ll never be bored.
With hundreds of student life events, athletics, intramurals, fitness classes, volunteering, and just hanging out, you’ll have plenty to do.
- Office of Student Life
The nerve center for UIS traditions, clubs and organizations, events on campus, and more.
- Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports
We compete in NCAA Division II as a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Our new Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC) includes an elevated track and state of the art fitness equipment.
- The Journal
Our award-winning student newspaper employs a large staff of students and offers hands-on experience in reporting, editing, layout and design, ad sales and more.
- Student Committees
The best part about UIS committees? If you don’t see what you like, find some friends and start a new one. We’ll support you.
- Volunteerism and Civic Engagement
Cultivate the seeds of ethical thought and citizen responsibility through our many opportunities for action.
- Housing Residents’ Council and Student Activities Committee
These groups started traditions like Jello Olympics, and they bring bands, comedians, magicians and other performers to campus.
We encourage you to take advantage of a broad range of services offered for all our students.
- Undergraduate Academic Advising Center
We’ll help you find required classes and prepare for courses in your major.
- Center for Teaching & Learning
Get help with writing skills, math, software applications, studying, test-taking, and any subject taught on campus.
- Center for First-Year Programs
If this is your first year at UIS, we’ll help you get to know us.
- Tech Support
The name says it all. If it’s technology, and driving you crazy, we can help.
- Disability Services
We have a variety of support services to help students with disabilities succeed.
- Diversity Center
We work to create a campus climate that welcomes diversity and eliminates divisions.