Services Overview

Conference Services serves both the campus community and the general public. It is a central place of contact, scheduling, event management, and coordination for non-credit activities on the campus.

To request space, contact Conference Services as early as possible to ensure availability of both space and services. Conference Services manages approximately 800-1,000 events annually, of which at least 80% are internal campus activities.

UIS’s fully equipped conference level in the Public Affairs Center. The Conference Center includes 6 conference rooms, a restaurant and Brookens Auditorium. Ample parking is available to conference visitors in Parking Lot D. The conference center is fully accessible to the physically impaired.

Our experienced staff will assist you in designing and delivering a program to fit the needs of your organization. If you have additional or specific needs, we would be pleased to explore the possibilities. If you are interested in scheduling your own activity in the conference center, contact us to request space.