Social Media

Campus Relations runs the content for the university’s social media channels and The Office of Web Services supports and monitors Social Media Standards for the university.

To see a list of social media channels from many different units, offices, and departments at UIS, see our Social Media Directory.

Social Media Timeline

  • Fall 2007 – Spring 2008: Office of Web Services created, developed and ran several social media channels for the University of Illinois Springfield
  • 2010 – 2011: Web Services collaborates with Campus Relations to run social media channel content
  • 2011: Social Media Task Force created, includes members from Faculty, Student Affairs, Campus Relations, Marketing, and Web Services
  • 2012 – 2013: Office of Web Services launches 1) UIS on SlideShare, and 2) UIS LinkedIn University Page

UIS Social Media


Like the UIS Facebook Page to find important news stories, updates, events, videos, photos and more.


Follow the UIS LinkedIn Page for information about what is happening at UIS, and use the button below to add UIS to your education and connect with alumni.


LinkedIn Add to Profile button

LinkedIn members who add their education to their profile are contacted more often by potential employers and can connect with other alumni. Add yours by using the button above.


Follow UIS Flickr to find photos from many events on and off campus, arranged into albums.

Summer Orientation Summer Weather Study Abroad In Full Bloom All Smiles 2017 Stars Symposium 2017 Stars Symposium 2017 Stars Symposium


Follow UIS on Instagram to see specific one-time photos from events and to follow UIS Stories.

Even our "other campus... Recent #UISedu psychology... #UISedu Men's Basketball... The first KickStart... Former #UISedu women’s... Love WWII video games, like... #UISedu Clinical Laboratory... The legendary Tony Bennett...


Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

RT @UISADJS: Build it & they will come. New infield turf down & near completion. Who's next? Who wants to be part of @Baseball_UIS ? ⚾ #WeA…

22 June 2017, 10:48 pm


Leadership lived: #UISedu student Justin Brown is interning @HoraceMann. He is also a member of the @UISXCTF team -

22 June 2017, 2:34 pm


Tonight: #UofIKilleen holding tele-town hall at 6:30 p.m. on the state budget impasse and impact on @UofILSystem -

22 June 2017, 2:09 pm


RT @UISCareerCenter: OLs captured some pics of our interactive discussion during our Career Planning: Start Now! presentation this week @UI…

21 June 2017, 8:24 pm


Girls ages 7 to 14 are taking part in a @UISVolleyball developmental skills summer camp this week taught by #UISedu players. #WeAreStars

21 June 2017, 3:22 pm


The #UISedu Dean’s List for Spring Semester 2017 was released today. Is your name on the list? View it here:

21 June 2017, 11:50 am


Kids taking part in the #UISedu @CampInvention summer enrichment program launch a soda bottle rocket on the quad.

21 June 2017, 10:45 am


The @UISMSoccer & @UISWomensSoccer teams are holding their summer camp this week for Springfield-area kids! @UISAthletics #WeAreStars

20 June 2017, 5:05 pm


RT @IllinoisIGPA: IGPA politics expert Kent Redfield of @UISedu discusses special legislative session w/ @scott_beatty today at 4:20 on @wd…

20 June 2017, 11:32 am



Follow the UIS YouTube Channel to view many different types of video covering news, events, and entertainment.

  • Leadership lived: Justin Brown

    Leadership lived: Justin Brown

  • Leadership lived: Payton Roberts

    Leadership lived: Payton Roberts

  • UIS KickStart Orientation 2017

    UIS KickStart Orientation 2017

  • Leadership lived: Daniel Rodriguez

    Leadership lived: Daniel Rodriguez

  • Leadership lived: Abbegayle Stevenson

    Leadership lived: Abbegayle Stevenson

  • Leadership lived: Marissa Jones

    Leadership lived: Marissa Jones


And don’t forget to add UIS on Snapchat to follow our Snapchat Stories!