Thank you for considering Illinois Springfield Department of Residence Life during your college search!
As a prospective new student, you may soon be joining the Residence Life community here at UIS. When you live in our campus housing, you develop lasting friendships and have unlimited opportunities for involvement in student life.
About UIS Residence Life
- Contacting Residence Life
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Housing Options
- Important Dates
- Meet the Residence Life Staff
- Residency Requirement & Exemption Process – Did you know that all single freshmen and sophomore students under 21, not residing with parent(s) or legal guardian(s), and having earned fewer than 60 credit hours in two (2) full years after completing High School are required to live on the UIS campus?
- Virtual Tours
Life on Campus
- Community Handbook
- Getting Around Springfield
- Leadership & Employment Opportunities
- Policies for Living on Campus
- TV Listings
Getting to Campus & Moving In
- Directions to Campus
- Room Decor & Linens – Supports Residence Housing Association (RHA) programming.
- What to Bring With You (pdf)
- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) – Find out more about how to limit the access to your UIS records. Follow the link at the bottom and fill out the form.
- Sign up to Visit UIS!