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Karina Padilla

My Hometown: Berwyn, IL

UIS Admissions Counselor Noelle BourneI graduated from:

  • Morton West High School

Attended College:

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Illinois at Chicago

Degrees:

  • B.S in Political Science-UIUC
  • M.Ed Instructional Leadership-Educational Policy-UIC

One of my more interesting jobs:

  • Curriculum Development for Mentor-Student running group.

What is best about UIS?

  • UIS is a state school with a private school feel to campus.  UIS provides a variety of student services that supports students as they transition from high school or community college to Illinois Springfield.  At UIS we want to see students succeed!

What I Like About Being an Admissions Counselor:

  • I enjoy speaking with students and counselors about all the amazing opportunities UIS has to offer.  I also enjoy helping students and their families navigate the admissions process.

Don’t hesitate to contact me: