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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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UIS Economic Impact Study

Ever wondered what kind of impact the University of Illinois Springfield has on the community and beyond? We have the answer.

Illinois House Inauguration 2015

UIS Economic Impact Study

A Holiday Message from Chancellor Koch

UIS Commencement 2015

UIS welcomes President Timothy L. Killeen


SJR Column: Teacher Education, October 2016

The hours may be long, the salary modest, and the “customers” sometimes challenging; but according to the National Center for Education Statistics, earning a bachelor’s degree in Education and becoming a teacher is still among the top choices made by college… Read More

Civil Discourse Message – September 2016

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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