Freshmen Overview

Begin your Higher Education journey at the University of Illinois Springfield

We are excited that you are thinking about the University of Illinois Springfield as your college destination! UIS is committed to equipping the leaders of tomorrow with the skills they need to succeed in the workforce and beyond.

It doesn’t stop there. UIS has a vibrant campus community that is welcoming and engaging. Students can be themselves while gaining the support they deserve. From faculty to friends: connections made at UIS have long-lasting implications.

At UIS, you can earn a U of I degree while enjoying the benefits of a right-sized campus.