The UIS Newsroom is the place to turn for the latest campus news and events.

Video Spotlight

  • Leadership lived: Kaelan Smith

    Leadership lived: Kaelan Smith

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    Leadership lived: Edwin Robles

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    Leadership lived: Garrad Straube

  • UIS Service-A-Thon 2017

    UIS Service-A-Thon 2017

  • UIS Student Union Tour - August 2017

    UIS Student Union Tour - August 2017

  • UIS Freshman Move-In Day 2017

    UIS Freshman Move-In Day 2017

Social Media



RT @mceuen_amy: Ecology @UISedu students learning forest plot sampling

19 September 2017, 4:22 pm


RT @UISLib: Did you know that #UISedu is UIS a Senate Designated Federal Documents Depository? Learn More!

19 September 2017, 2:46 pm


#UISedu English Prof. Lan Dong named the Schewe Endowed Professor in Liberal Arts and Sciences -

19 September 2017, 2:40 pm


RT @sestak25: Is it summer or fall on the #UISedu campus! #Fall #feelsLikeSummer

19 September 2017, 1:30 pm


#UISedu Leadership lived: Kaelan Smith helped start the new Downtown Discounts program & interns for @RepLaHood -

19 September 2017, 1:27 pm


RT @UIS_NSOPR: #UISedu Family Wknd Sept 29-30 …. Students come w. family or w ur UIS friends, play, eat, fun! FREE…

18 September 2017, 6:21 pm


RT @UISAthletics: Paloma Guijarro Named GLVC Defensive Player of the Week #WeAreStars #ProtectThePrairie

18 September 2017, 1:53 pm


#UISedu Speaker Series hosts Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient & school desegregation pioneer today at 4 pm -

18 September 2017, 1:33 pm


RT @greenroofs: New @UISedu [University of Illinois Springfield] Building is Going Green #greenroofs…

18 September 2017, 12:41 pm



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