Office of Advancement

The UIS Office of Advancement nurtures relationships with alumni, friends and the campus community to encourage support for UIS students, programs and the university environment.

Live streaming webcam of Student Union construction now available! The image above is from Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Join an inner circle of Student Union donors. For more information, visit the Student Union website.

Featured Stories and Events

Lunch & Learn Series, Fall 2017

Lunch & Learn Fall 2017

Join us! Details and registration here. Topics include Archeological Treasures, Dr. Lynn Fisher and Dr. Terrance Martin (Sept.), Transcending Borders, Dr. Hilary Frost, Howard Seidel and Randy Williams (Oct.), Illinois Stories, Dr. Mark DePue and Lottie Phillips (November).

Scholarship honors Dr. Sulamoyo

Dr. Dalitso Sulamoyo

The Illinois Association of Community Action Agency Board of Directors established a scholarship in honor of UIS alumnus Dalitso Sulamoyo, Ph.D. (MA ’99 PAA, MA ’02 MPA) who has served Americans living in poverty for 18 years.

Tom Lucchesi Joins the Office of Advancement

Tom Lucchesi

Director of Development Tom Lucchesi will focus his fundraising efforts on the College of Education and Human Services and Sangamon Auditorium.

A grateful student thanks Wayne and Margie Fox

Aaron Wesley Horath, who graduated in May 2017, received the Wayne and Margie Fox Award for Excellence. Read the story here.


UIS Office of Advancement
One University Plaza, MS PAC 591
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

Phone: 217-206-6058