Graduate Overview

Graduate school at the University of Illinois Springfield

UIS is home to many prestigious graduate programs and professors. Faculty members are committed to student interaction as well as academic excellence.

Applying to Graduate school at UIS usually involves two main tasks:

  1. Completing and submitting the UIS Graduate Application for Admission. This can be done online by visiting our Apply Today webpage.
  2. Contacting your desired program of study and completing their program Application Requirements. A list of programs, graduate degrees, and application requirements can be found at the Office of Graduate Education website.

Additionally, UIS offers world-class Graduate Assistantships (GA) and Graduate Public Service Internships (GPSI) that provide tuition reimbursement as well as a monthly stipend.

UIS is strongly committed serving veterans across the globe.

For more information about attending graduate school at, please visit the UIS Office of Graduate Education website.

Special Notice to Residents of Maryland: The University of Illinois is not authorized to offer online distance education programs to students in the State of Maryland.  As of 12/15/2014, no new Maryland students will be allowed to enroll in online programs.