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

Facebook

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

LinkedIn

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.


Flickr

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

Wrapping up the semester Lighting up the holidays Giving Thanks Celebrating 40 years of... 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 2017 Scholarship Luncheon

Instagram

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

The #UISedu string quartet... Doing some late night... First semester #UISedu... #UISedu students studying... Do you have a lot of leaves to... Orion wishes you a Happy... Check out some of the new... It's a beautiful bright sunny...

Twitter

Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

RT @jvillegasUT: Earlier today we toured the new @UISUnion. It’s going to be a wonderful place for students, faculty,  & staff. Thanks @Cha…

RT @jvillegasUT: Earlier today we toured the new @UISUnion. It’s going to be a wonderful place for students, faculty, & staff. Thanks @Cha…

12 December 2017, 9:57 pm

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Calling all #UISedu seniors! Come get some FREE pizza and learn about the @UISGPSI program tonight from 8 to 10 p.m. in Stars Lounge. https://t.co/JPftQtoLHa

Calling all #UISedu seniors! Come get some FREE pizza and learn about the @UISGPSI program tonight from 8 to 10 p.m. in Stars Lounge. https://t.co/JPftQtoLHa

12 December 2017, 3:55 pm

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RT @UofILSystem: 20th annual Career Connections Expo @UISedu set for Feb. 15, 2018. Employers who are looking to recruit talent can regist…

12 December 2017, 3:31 pm

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Take a break from finals and decorate a holiday cookie on the lower level of @UISLib until 5 p.m. The best part is you get to eat your work! #holidays #finals https://t.co/rlrr5Pbi69

Take a break from finals and decorate a holiday cookie on the lower level of @UISLib until 5 p.m. The best part is you get to eat your work! #holidays #finals https://t.co/rlrr5Pbi69

12 December 2017, 2:35 pm

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#UISedu Students: Take a break from finals! The @UISLib Cereal Bar is now open on the lower level of Brookens Library until 7 p.m. Go get your sugar fix! https://t.co/frxDDiUu0o

#UISedu Students: Take a break from finals! The @UISLib Cereal Bar is now open on the lower level of Brookens Library until 7 p.m. Go get your sugar fix! https://t.co/frxDDiUu0o

11 December 2017, 4:41 pm

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RT @amuhs: .@SJRbreaking is partnering w/ @NewsTalkWMAY and @UISedu to hold Democratic gov debate on Feb. 21. All candidates have agreed to…

11 December 2017, 4:29 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: This just in: @UISWBB up one spot in the latest D2SIDA Midwest Regional Ranking! After a 68-63 win over Rockhurst, UIS no…

RT @UISAthletics: This just in: @UISWBB up one spot in the latest D2SIDA Midwest Regional Ranking! After a 68-63 win over Rockhurst, UIS no…

11 December 2017, 1:17 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: As the final week of the semester and the holiday season begins, we have many reasons to celebrate at #UISedu! Watch my…

RT @ChancellorKoch: As the final week of the semester and the holiday season begins, we have many reasons to celebrate at #UISedu! Watch my…

11 December 2017, 10:55 am

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We're excited for the 11th Street extension to open next summer! https://t.co/YcooUfxu4I

11 December 2017, 9:29 am

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YouTube

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

  • UIS Chancellor Holiday Video 2017

    UIS Chancellor Holiday Video 2017

  • Leadership lived: Regina Bolin

    Leadership lived: Regina Bolin

  • Leadership lived: Abbie Varble

    Leadership lived: Abbie Varble

  • The U of I System: Altogether Extraordinary

    The U of I System: Altogether Extraordinary

  • Leadership lived: Patricia Mubirigi

    Leadership lived: Patricia Mubirigi

  • UIS Study Abroad Snapchat Takeover - Justice Green

    UIS Study Abroad Snapchat Takeover - Justice Green


Snapchat

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

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