UIS Faculty Resource Guide


UIS Faculty Resource Guide

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About UIS

Provides a general overview of UIS and links to various departments.

Academic Affairs

Office of the Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Describes the units within Academic Affairs, Policies and Procedures, and campus resources.

Academic Integrity

Describes the Academic Integrity Policy, guidelines and procedures for faculty, information on academic integrity and plagiarism for students.

Academic Planning

Describes academic planning at UIS, including the UIS Strategic Plan and related documents, an overview of the curriculum, faculty development resources, major scholarship information, program and unit review guidelines, and performance results.

Academic Professional Advisory Committee

Represents academic professionals in university governance.

Academic Programs

Academics @ Illinois – Springfield.
Describes programs offered, degrees offered, physical resources, information on undergraduate programs, and graduate programs. Provides links to various academic policies and programs.

Academic Staff Handbook

A guide for policies and procedures for UIS academic employees. Includes sections on general information, emergencies, governance, educational support, administrative support, employment, responsibilities, and faculty personnel policy.

Access and Equal Opportunity (AEO)

Provides information on affirmative action and nondiscrimination employment, guidelines for hiring diverse employees, and policies and resources. Discusses disability rights, civil rights, human rights, discrimination, and sexual harassment policies.

Accountancy Program

Accreditation

Describes the reaccreditation process, 2007 Self Study, and resources such as survey results and other data. Provides information on committee members, meeting agenda and minutes, and links to the report.

Administration

Administration @ Illinois – Springfield
Interim Chancellor: Harry J. Berman

Chancellor’s Division

Units reporting to the Chancellor:
Access and Equal Opportunity
Constituent Relations
Development
Springfield Campus Legal Counsel

Divisions reporting to the Chancellor:
Academic Affairs Division
Student Affairs Division
Administrative Affairs Division

Units reporting to Chancellor’s Chief of Staff
Campus Relations
Human Resources
Police
Campus Services
Web Services

Administrative Affairs

Handles such services as building and grounds maintenance, Conference Services, Sustainability, and Parking.

Admissions

Advising (Undergraduate)

Undergraduate Academic Advising Center
Information on registration and advising for first year, sophomore, and transfer students.

African-American Studies Program

Alumni

University of Illinois Alumni Association

Announcements, Official Employee

Applied Study Term (AST)

The Applied Study Term Program at UIS
Provides information on AST, the applied learning program for undergraduate students. Describes the curriculum, program requirements, and course list.

Archives

Brookens Library Archives/Special Collections
Illinois Regional Archives Depository

Assessment of Student Learning, Committee on (CASL)

Committee on Assessment of Student Learning
Evaluates general education, graduate education, and majors. Provides online workshops for assessment and data gathering, as well as resources.

Articulate

Converts PowerPoint presentations to Flash presentations that have extra graphics, sound, quizzes, etc. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Arts at UIS

Links to arts programs at UIS such as music and theater. Provides information on Sangamon Auditorium.

Assistantships

Provides links to the following assistantships, internships, and fellowships offered at UIS: Illinois Legislative Staff Intern Program, Graduate Public Service Internship (GPSI) Program, Public Affairs Reporting Program, Applied Study and Experiential Learning Term, Graduate Assistantships, and Whitney M. Young Graduate Fellowship Program.

Astronomy/Physics Program

Athletics

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Biology Program

Blackboard 9

A learning management system with course materials, tests, quizzes, discussion boards, and grades. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees for the University of Illinois

Bookstore

Brookens Library

Bursar

See Cashier’s Office.

Business Administration Program

Business and Management, College of

Departments

Accountancy, B.A., M.A.
Business Administration, B.B.A.
Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.
Economics, B.A.
Management, B.A.
Management Information Systems, B.S., M.S.

Centers

Center for Business and Regulation
Illinois Center for Entrepreneurship

Business and Financial Services, Office of (OBFS)

Manages business and financial services for all three campuses of the University of Illinois. Includes such services as accounting/financial reporting, budgeting, business travel, grants, payroll and earning, and treasury operations, among others.
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Calendars

Academic Year
Facilities
Other
Student Affairs
University

Campus Maps

Campus Newsroom

Newsroom @ Illinois Springfield – Campus news

Campus Police

Campus Radio, The Prairie Star

Campus Relations

The primary office for sharing campus news; deals with public and media relations for UIS.

Campus Recycling

Campus Services

Provides the following services: Printing, Duplicating, Graphics/Typesetting, Central Stores, Convenience Copiers, Copyright Services, Mail Services, and Central Receiving.

Camtasia Relay

Captures lectures (by video, audio, and computer screen) for future use.

See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Campus Senate

Legislatively makes decisions on academic and educational issues of the college; information on members, meeting times, and agendas.

Capital Scholars Honors Program

Honors program for undergraduate students.

Career Development Center

Career development services for UIS students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Cashier’s Office

Handles general account payments, departmental deposit processing, petty cash and change fund administration, departmental change order requests, and cash handling training and procedural consultations.

Guide to Programs @ Illinois Springfield

Provides 2010-2011 UIS Catalogs for General Information, Undergraduate Programs, and Graduate Programs, as well as past catalogs.

Center for Business and Regulation

A center devoted to educating the UIS and broader communities about regulation in business. Part of the College of Business and Management at UIS.

Center for First Year Students

Helps first year students navigate their time at UIS in order to graduate on time and launch a career.

Center for State Policy and Leadership

Devoted to educating scholars, students, and the general public about public policy. Houses nine sections and manages the Graduate Public Service Internship Program as well as the Illinois Legislative Staff Internship Program.

Center for Teaching and Learning

Offers one-on-one tutoring in math, writing, reading, science, and study skills. Hosts student workshops on study skills and Help House a few times each semester.

Center Publications

Publications of the Center for State Policy and Leadership, including scholarly and journalistic works on state public policy and state government. Publishes the monthly magazine Illinois Issues.

Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center (CINRC)

A Cooperating Collection of the Foundation Center. Provides grant-writing and fund-raising resources both in print and electronically (databases). Lists federal grant sites and philanthropic organizations on the website.

Chancellor Harry J. Berman (Interim)

See Administration @ Illinois – Springfield

Chemistry Program

Child Care Center

Cox Children’s Center
Provides care for the children of UIS students and employees.

Civil Service Advisory Council

Serves as a conduit between civil service employees and the UIS Administration and Human Resources.

Clinical Laboratory Science Program

Colleges at UIS

College of Business and Management
College of Education and Human Services
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
College of Public Affairs and Administration

COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service)

Works to enhance online learning, pedagogy, and scholarship at UIS. Offers workshops (live and archived) on the following programs: Articulate, Blackboard 9, Browser Test, Camtasia Relay, Elluminate, Emerging Technologies, Maple TA, Moodle, Raptivity, SoftChalk, ToolFactory Podcasting, Turnitin Plagiarism Detection, and Voicethread.

Commencement

Committee on Assessment of Student Learning (CASL)

Assesses UIS programs on baccalaureate skills, general and graduate education, and the major. Provides online workshops and resources regarding assessment.

Communication Program

Community of Practice for E-Learning (COPE-L)

A subset of COLRS, COPE-L is a group of faculty, staff, and online coordinators who work to further online and blended learning environments at UIS. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Community Relations

Part of Campus Relations.

Computer Science Program

Conference Services

Handles the scheduling of rooms and events at UIS.

Contact UIS

Counseling Center

Provides counseling to UIS students, including online students.

Course Schedule

Creative Services

UIS standard logos, fonts, and colors are outlined for print and online materials. Can order course packets and stationary from Creative Services.

Credit for Prior Learning

Helps students develop prior learning portfolio to use experiences that count for college credit.

Criminal Justice Program

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DARS Web for Faculty

Deans

College of Business and Management – Dean Ronald McNeil
College of Education and Human Services – Dean Larry Stonecipher
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences – Dean James Ermatinger
College of Public Affairs and Administration – Dean Pinky Wassenberg

Degrees at UIS

Degrees awarded @ Illinois Springfield
Lists all UIS degrees by college or by type.

Development, Office of

Manages giving opportunities for UIS.

Directory

Disclaimers

Legal Notices @ Illinois Springfield

Diversity Center

Serves as a center for UIS students of all races, religions, ages, and more. Fosters a diverse learning and social environment on campus.

Diversity @ Illinois Springfield

Provides links to diversity resources on the UIS website.

Doctorate of Public Administration

Downstate Illinois Innocence Project

Helps attorneys who represent Illinois inmates convicted of crimes they did not commit.

Drop/Withdrawal Information

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ECCE Semester Course Lists

General education course lists from spring 2007 to the present.

ECCE Speaker Series

Economics Program

E-Docs

Uses Xythos Document Manager to manage documents online so that they can be accessed anywhere with an internet connection.

Education and Human Services, College of

Educational Leadership, Administrative Certificate, M.A. in Teacher Leadership
Human Development Counseling, M.A.
Human Services, M.A.
Social Work, B.S.W.
Teacher Education, Elementary Certification, Secondary Certification, Math Certification, Online.

Educational Leadership Program

Electronic Media

The Office of Electronic Media handles all DVDs, CDs, videos, and Internet media for the University’s academic and public service endeavors. It also produces electronic media for state government, local groups, and the Center for State Policy and Leadership. It maintains the UIS Campus Channel.

Elluminate

Allows groups to meet online in online classrooms. Participants and instructors can chat, present, take quizzes, take polls, etc. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Email Access for Faculty and Staff – Webmail

Emergencies

Notifications of severe weather reports, campus safety and security, emergency notification system, and links to the UIS police website.

Emiquon Field Station

The Alfred O. and Barbara Cordwell Therkildsen Field Station at Emiquon.
A site jointly maintained by The Nature Conservancy and UIS, the Field Station supports UIS courses and student and faculty research on restoring the site on the Illinois River. It is about 45 miles northwest of Springfield.

Employee of the Month

Employment

Employment @ Illinois Springfield
Provides job board postings and describes different types of jobs available at UIS: Academic Professional, Civil Service, Extra Help, Academic Hourly, etc.

English Program

English as a Second Language (ESL) Program

Environmental Studies Program

Ethics Office, University of Illinois

U of I Ethics Office for all three campuses.

Events

Community Relations at Illinois Springfield.

Experiential and Service-Learning (EXS-L)

Applied Study Term: learning in a practical field, for undergraduate students
Credit for Prior Learning: helps students develop prior learning portfolio to use experiences that count for college credit
Service-Learning: learning through public service

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Facility Services

Information on the food pantry, motor pool, campus recycling, health and safety, campus signage, UIUC shuttle, and waste management.

Faculty Development Office

Hosts workshops related to areas of faculty development such as teaching and advising, personnel policies, and research and scholarship. Provides hard copy and online resources for faculty development.

Faculty and Staff, Info for

Faculty @ Illinois Springfield
Highlights new faculty members and faculty news; also provides links to faculty resources like UIS Administration and Policies, Human Resources, Campus Senate, Academic Professional Advisory Committee, etc.

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Information on FERPA (the accessibility and privacy of student records).
Contact: Office of Records and Registration.

Final Exam Schedule

Financial Assistance, Office of

Provides information on tuition and financial aid for students, including federal loans, scholarships, and employment.

Financial Services, Students (USFSCO)

University Student Financial Services and Cashier Operations.

Food Service

Describes food service facilities, dining menus, and catering.

Forms (Records and Registration)

(e.g. Academic Suspension, Graduation Contract, and Student Petition Forms).

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Gallery

UIS Visual Arts Gallery

General Education

UIS General Education Requirements

General Education Semester Course Lists

Global Experience/Study Abroad

The Office of International Programs
Information on faculty and staff visa information, Global Experience Program, English as a Second Language, and foreign exchange programs.

Global Studies Program

Graduate Education/Studies
The Office of Graduate Education at UIS
Lists degrees/programs, answers FAQs, and provides each program’s academic factsheet.

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Public Service Internship Program (GPSI)

Center for State Policy and Leadership

Office of Graduate Intern Programs. Matching graduate students to state and local government internships.

Graduation (Commencement)

Grants and Contracts

Grants, Contracts, and Research Administration. Provides workshops and online resources on writing proposals, seeking funding, and using human participants in research.

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Health Services

History Program

Housing

Human Development Counseling Program

Human Resources

Information on employee benefits, compensation, labor and employee relations, and student insurance.

Human Services Program

Human Subjects in Research

Institutional Review Board: provides forms, protocol, and policies for animals and human subjects in research.

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I-card

Illinois Legislative Staff Internship Program

See Center for State Policy and Leadership.

Illinois Issues Magazine

Information Technology Services (ITS)

Instructional Support Services, Tech Support/Help Desk, Enterprise Systems, Network and Communications.

Institute for Legal, Legislative and Policy Studies (ILLAPS)

See Center for State Policy and Leadership.

Internships, Assistantships, Fellowships

List of internships/assistantships/fellowships offered at UIS.

Institutional Research

Conducts and interprets research on the UIS institution.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

UIS policy on human and animal subjects in research.

International Programs

The Office of International Programs.
Information on faculty and staff visa information, Global Experience Program, English as a Second Language, and foreign exchange programs.

International Student Services

Office of International Student Services.
Provides services to international UIS students.

Intensive Summer Program for English Language (ISPEL)

See English as a Second Language (ESL) Program.

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Jobs

See Employment.

Journal, The (student newspaper)

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Languages

See Modern Languages Program.

Legal Counsel

Legal counsel for all three University of Illinois campuses.

Legal Studies Program

LGBTQ Office (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning Resource Office)

Library

Liberal and Integrative Studies (LNT) Program

Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of

Degrees and Programs, including Majors, Minors, Coursework, and Associated Academic Programs

Liberal Studies Program

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Mail Services

Management Program

Management Information Systems (MIS) Program

Maple T. A.

Part of Blackboard 9. Allows instructors to build tests; is especially helpful for math and science teachers because it has advanced mathematical notation capability. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Maps and Tours

Maps @ Illinois Springfield
Campus maps, building maps, and parking maps.

Mathematical Sciences Program

MBA, Master’s of Business Administration

Master’s of Teacher Leadership

Midstate Student Support for Teaching, Project (MSS)

The Project Midstate Student Support for Teaching at UIS
A program dedicated to helping Springfield and Decatur high school students attend UIS and achieve teacher certification.
Contact: Dr. Loretta F. Meeks, Professor, Teacher Education

Military Duty, Policy (leave)

Describes military leave policies at UIS.

Modern Languages Program

Moodle

Online course management system; can be used for entirely online classes, or as a supplement to campus classes. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Motor Pool

Music Program

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NESSIE

University Human Resources Employee Website.

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Ombuds Office

Information on grievance and resolution procedures for full-time, tenure track, and tenured faculty and Academic Professional staff.

One Stop Shop, Creative Services

Information about UIS brands, department website colors, products (brochures, posters, forms, stationary, etc.), and services (copies, creative design, photography, etc.).

Online @ Illinois Springfield

Describes online undergraduate, graduate, and certificate online programs.

Orientation

Orientation information for undergraduates, Capital Scholars, transfer students, graduate students, and parents.

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Parking

Parking Operations @ Illinois Springfield
Parking maps, rules, and forms.

Peoria classes

Classes in the College of Business and Management are offered in Peoria.

Philosophy Program

Physical Planning and Operations
Facilities and Services at UIS.

Police

Political Science Program

Pre-Law Center

Resources for students interested in attending law school.

Pre-Professional Health Sciences (Pre-Med) Programs

Press Releases

Newsroom @ Illinois Springfield

Psychology Program

Public Affairs and Administration, College of

Degrees and Programs, including Majors, Online Graduate Programs, and Graduate Certificates.

Public Administration Program

Public Administration, Doctorate
Public Administration, Masters

Public Affairs Reporting Program

Public Health Program

Public Relations

See Campus Relations.

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Radio Station

The Prairie Star
WUIS-WIPA FM

Raptivity

Helps instructors build Flash presentations for use in the classroom. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Reaccreditation

2007 Reaccreditation Self-Study
See Strategic Plan, UIS.

Registration & Records

Research

Research @ Illinois Springfield
Describes on-campus research centers and endowed professorships.

RSS Feeds

RSS feeds on News, People, Events, UIS offices, Calendars, Library, Technology, etc.

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Safe Zone

Works to combat homophobia on the UIS campus; offers orientations and trainings.

Sangamon Auditorium

Scholarships

Service-Learning

Undergraduate students learn and acquire credits through public service to a non-profit agency.

Sexual Harassment

See Access and Equal Opportunity (AEO).

Sights and Sounds

Signage

Directional and program signs, and name plates.

Social Work Program

Sociology/Anthropology Program

SoftChalk

Allows instructors to make interesting online course materials like flashcards, crosswords, quiz questions, etc. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Speaker Series

ECCE Speaker Series

Springfield, IL

Strategic Plan, UIS

2007 UIS Strategic Plan

Student Affairs

Lists all offices and services for students that fall under student affairs (e.g., Career Services, Disability Services, Journal Newspaper, Recreational Sports).

Student Government Association

Student Handbook

Student Life

Student Organizations

A list of student organizations and policies/procedures/forms; see also Student Life.

Student Organization Center

Study Abroad/Global Experience Program

The Office of International Programs.
Information on faculty and staff visa information, Global Experience Program, English as a Second Language, and foreign exchange programs.

Survey Research Office

Center for State Policy and Leadership

Conducts survey research for local and state government, universities, non-profit organizations, etc.

Sustainability

Lists sustainable events on campus and ideas for sustainability.

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Teacher Education Program

Teacher Leadership, Master’s

Technical Support

Information Technology Services Help Desk.

Theatre Program

Tool Factory Podcasting

Easily record podcasts for use in lectures, providing student feedback, creative performances, and more. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

TRAC – The Recreation and Athletics Center

Tuition

Turn-it-in Plagiarism Detection.

Allows instructors to compare student papers and essays to millions of online essays (as well as essays from other students) to check for plagiarism. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

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Undergraduate Academic Advising

Advising information for first year, sophomore, and transfer students.

University Audits

Contact: Darla J. Hill, Director of Audits for Springfield, Urbana-Champaign, Foundation, and Alumni Association

University Statutes

Statutes of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees.

UI Decision Support

Business Intelligence Competency Center for the University of Illinois; makes business decisions and creates solutions to business problems.

UI-Integrate

Administrative Information Technology Services; resources: human resources, finances, student administration.

UIS Academic Staff Handbook

Information on emergencies, governance, educational and administrative support, employment, and faculty personnel policy.

UIS Catalog

Guide to Graduate and Undergraduate Programs, as well as General Information.

UIS Campus NEWS

Newsroom @ Illinois Springfield.

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Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs @ Illinois Springfield.

Visa Information for Faculty and Staff

Visual Arts Program

Visual Arts Gallery

Voicethread

Allows instructors to use audio, visual, and interactive tools to interact with students. See COLRS (Center for Online Learning, Research and Service).

Volunteering, Volunteer and Civic Engagement Center

List volunteer opportunities around Springfield and nationally.

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Web for Faculty

UI Enterprise System

Web Policy, Campus

Procedures, guidelines, and software; provides list of web liaisons.

Web Services, Office of

Creates and maintains UIS websites; provides list of web liaisons; links to request for help forms.

WebStore, Software

For faculty: Personal Purchase software (for home machines) and Unit Purchase software (for university-owned machines).

Wellness

Health and Wellness @ Illinois Springfield
Links to the fitness center, counseling center, and campus police.

Whitney Young Fellowship Program

Outlines the benefits and requirements of the Whitney M. Young fellowship for graduate students.

Women’s Center

Women and Gender Studies Program

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Appendix

Acronym Guide

Campus Buildings/Residences

BBL – Bluebell Court
BRK – Brookens Library
BSB – Business Services Building
CCR – Child Care Center (also COX: Cox Children’s Center)
CLV – Clover Court
FRH – Founders Residence Hall
FXG – Foxglove Court
HBC – Homer L. Butler Commons (Housing Office)
HRB – Human Resources Building
HSB – Health & Sciences Building
LKR – Larkspur Court
LRH – Lincoln Residence Hall
MGR – Marigold Court
PAC – Public Affairs Center
PDB – Police Department Building
PRL – Pennyroyal Court
SAB – Student Affairs Building
SFL – Sunflower Court
SLB – Student Life Building
TRAC – Recreation and Athletic Center
TRL – Trillium Court
UHB – University Hall
VPA – Visual & Performing Arts Building
WUIS – Radio Station WUIS

Other Acronyms

AACSB – Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
AAS – African-American Studies
ACC – Accountancy Program
ACRL – Association of College and Research Libraries
ACUHO-I – Association of College and University Housing Officers-International
AIS – Association for Integrative Studies
ART – Visual Arts Program
ASP – Astronomy/Physics
AST – Applied Study Term
ATF – Assessment Task Force
AY – Academic Year

BIO – Biology
BUS – Business Administration Program

CAP – Capital Scholars Honors Program
CARE – Campus Acquaintance Rape Education
CARLI – Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois
CBM – College of Business and Management
CDC – Career Development Center
CEED – Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
CEHS – College of Education and Human Services
CHE – Chemistry
CHS – Campus Health Services
CINRC – Central Illinois Nonprofit Resource Center
CIRP – Cooperative Institutional Research Program
CLAS – College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
CLES – Center for Legal Studies
CLS – Clinical Laboratory Science Program
COLRS – Center for Online Learning, Research, and Service
COM – Communication Program
COPC – Community Outreach Partnership Center
COPE-L – Community of Practice for E-Learning
COPLAC – Council of Public Liberals Arts Colleges
CPAA – College of Public Affairs and Administration
CPBC – Campus Planning and Budget Committee
CPMPI – Certificate Public Manager Program of Illinois
CRJ – Criminal Justice Program
CSC – Computer Science
CSPL – Center for State Policy and Leadership
CTL – Center for Teaching and Learning
CUR – Council on Undergraduate Research

DFI – Diversifying Faculty in Illinois Program
DPA – Doctorate of Public Administration
DPC – Development Planning Committee
DTF – Diversity Task Force

ECCE – Engaged Citizenship Common Experience
ECO – Economics Program
EDL – Educational Leadership Program
EDL/MTL – Educational Leadership/Master Teacher Leader
ENG – English Program
ENS – Environmental Studies Program
ESL – English as a Second Language
EWS – Early Warning System
EXS-L – Experiential and Service-Learning Program

FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid
FDO – Faculty Development Office
FY – Fiscal Year

GA – Graduate Assistant
GAAC – Graduate Assistant Advisory Committee
GC – Graduate Council
GEAR UP – Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs
GER – General Education Requirement
GEWG – General Education Working Group
GIS – Center for Geospatial Information Systems
GLVC – Great Lakes Valley Conference (Division II)
GPSI – Graduate Public Service Internship Program

HDC – Human Development Counseling Program
HECA – Higher Education Cooperation Act
HIS – History Program
HMS – Human Services Program

IAI – Illinois Articulation Initiative
IBHE – Illinois Board of Higher Education
ICCN – Intercampus Communications Network
IEP – Individual Education Plan
IID – Internet Intensive Delivery
ILCCO – Illinois Community Colleges Online
ILLPS – Institute of Legal, Legislative, and Policy Studies
ILSC – Illinois Legislative Studies Center
ILSIP – Illinois Legislative Staff Intern Program
INO – Individual Option Program
ITS – Information Technology Services
IVC – Illinois Virtual Campus

LAR – Labor Relations
LES – Legal Studies Program
LGBTQ – Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Transgender/Transsexual, and Queer/Questioning
LIS – Liberal Studies
LLCC – Lincoln Land Community College
LPSP – UIS Leadership in Public Service Program
LSC – Liberal Studies Colloquia
LSDAS – Law School Data Assembly Service

MAT – Mathematical Sciences Program
MGT – Management Program
MIS – Management Information Systems
MPA – Master of Public Administration Program
MPH – Masters of Public Health Program
MSST – Project Midstate Student Support for Teaching
MVCR – Making the Virtual Classroom a Reality

NACE – National Association of Colleges and Employers
NAIA – National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
NCA – North Central Association
NESSIE – Human Resources web site with employment information updates
NIA – Non-Instructional Assignment
NSSE – National Survey of Student Engagement

ODS – Office of Disability Services
OEM – Office of Electronic Media
OIR – Office of Institutional Research
OISS – Office of International Student Services
OMSA – Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
OSVCE – Office of Student Volunteers and Civic Engagement
OTEL – Office of Technology-Enhanced Learning

PAC – Public Affairs Colloquia
PAD – Public Administration Program
PAP – President’s Award Program
PAR – Public Affairs Reporting Program
PHI – Philosophy Program
POS – Political Studies Program
PSY – Psychology Program

RA – Resident Assistant
RAD – Rape Aggression Defense for Women
RAMP – Resource Allocation/Management Program
RD – Resident Director

SAGE – Students Allied for a Greener Earth
SAI – Student Academic Improvement Program
SAC – Student Activities Committee
SEVIS – Student Exchange Visitor Information System
SGA – Student Government Association
SOA – Sociology/Anthropology Program
SRO – Survey Research Office
SSI – Student Satisfaction Inventory
SSU – Sangamon State University
SWK – Social Work Program

TEP – Teacher Education Program
TRC – Tenure Review Committee
TSC – Technology Support Center

UAAC – Undergraduate Academic Advising Center
UC – Undergraduate Council
UIAA – University of Illinois Alumni Association
UIC – University of Illinois at Chicago
UIOL – University of Illinois Online
UIS – University of Illinois at Springfield
UIUC – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
UOPS – University Outreach and Program Services

VCAA – Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
VCSA – Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
VPAA – Vice President for Academic Affairs

WACCI – World Affairs Council of Central Illinois
WIC – Women’s Issues Caucus
WMS – Women’s Studies Program

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