Office of Human Resources

We make every effort to provide excellent service by using sound and effective personnel practices.

People make the place at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS). UIS is an equal opportunity employer that strives to attract, select, and develop a diverse community of people that are talented, passionate, and driven. UIS provides an intellectually rich, collaborative, and intimate learning environment where students, faculty and staff support each other and our academic and extracurricular endeavors, while serving local, regional, state, national, and international communities. Find more information about UIS.

Why Employees Choose UIS

  • Employees of UIS may choose from a number of competitive health insurance plans, a dental plan, flexible spending plans, several types of term life insurance, long term disability insurance, supplemental investment programs and additional optional offerings.
  • Employees and their children may also be eligible for tuition waivers.
  • UIS provides sick time, shared benefits leave, vacation time, floating holidays, several paid holidays and other opportunities to take time away from work when necessary.
  • Employees are also protected by a university-funded workers’ compensation program.

Find more information about benefits and leave at UIS.

We hope you will join our University of Illinois educational leadership lived experience.

Human Resources Building HRB 30
(217) 206-6652
(217) 206-7145 Fax

Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Campus Holidays 2017 (PDF)

News You Can Use

Before Stair Climb

Employees of UIS participated in an American Lung Association fund raiser event called the Fight for Air Climb on March 12, 2017. Our UIS Prairie Steppers team climbed 32 floors of the Wyndham Hotel in downtown Springfield. UIS raised $1,477 to benefit the event. Congratulations to our UIS Prairie Steppers team!

Links to Other University Of Illinois HR Resources