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Susan J. Koch took office July 1, 2011 as chancellor of the Springfield campus of the University of Illinois. Koch heads a campus that serves over 5,000 students, with 215 full-time faculty, 533 full-time staff and an operating budget of $87.3 million.

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SJR Column – Residential Simulation Lab, November 2015

According to its vision statement, the Springfield campus of the University of Illinois is dedicated to offering innovative educational programs that “… make a difference in the world.” That admirable ambition lies at the heart of a new program coming to life this… Read More

SJR Column: Taylorville, October 2015

Today’s Our Towns section of the State Journal Register features Taylorville, a community just 33 miles southeast of Springfield and one of my favorite Fall destinations thanks to “Chillifest,” a wonderful weekend festival that was held just a week ago.… Read More

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Mailing address:
Chancellor Susan J. Koch
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS PAC 563
Springfield, IL 62703-5407

Chancellor’s Division Phone: (217) 206-6634
Chancellor’s Division Fax: (217) 206-6511