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.
Follow UIS Flickr to find photos from many events on and off campus, arranged into albums.
Follow UIS on Instagram to see specific one-time photos from events and to follow UIS Stories.
Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.
A full house at today’s #UISedu Preview Day! Welcome to all of the future students and parents visiting today. @UISAdmissions https://t.co/6mBPlWHsae
20 January 2018, 10:44 am
It’s a beautiful day on campus, as temperatures rise into the upper 40s and the snow starts to melt! #illinois #weather #ilwx https://t.co/AeBHuxbBUW
19 January 2018, 3:05 pm
#UISedu Students: The @UISUnion Carnival is underway! Come get a FREE custom spray painted tote bag or winter beanie hat and play fun games until 4 p.m. today. https://t.co/uLQrmkU8zk
19 January 2018, 2:01 pm
The #UISedu Center for State Policy and Leadership is helping students, such as Donald Larrieu, get a jump start on their careers. Learn more about the Center: https://t.co/Qg3k9swI1G https://t.co/mtVzF1uvAo
19 January 2018, 12:05 pm
Students: The Involvement Expo is underway inside the #UISedu Student Union Ballroom until 6 p.m. Come learn about more than 70 clubs and organizations! https://t.co/ImH0V3vBvs
18 January 2018, 4:22 pm
RT @uisstudentlife: The ballroom looks very different today, getting all set up for the involvement expo. 72 groups have registered for thi…
18 January 2018, 2:41 pm
RT @UISCampusRec: Registration for Campus Recreation’s weekend ski/snowboard trip to Minnesota opens Jan 22 at 8:30 a.m on UIS Connection!…
18 January 2018, 1:43 pm
TUITION FREEZE: For the fourth straight year, tuition will remain the same for in-state freshmen at #UISedu for 2018-19. The U of I Board of Trustees approved a tuition freeze today. Learn more: https://t.co/mh9IDWOOLR https://t.co/qZUF1D6new
18 January 2018, 12:01 pm
RT @UISAthletics: Make sure to tune into our instagram account TODAY @ 1 pm for our Star Spotlight with @UISXCTF student-athletes, Tyler Pa…
18 January 2018, 11:36 am
Follow the UIS YouTube Channel to view many different types of video covering news, events, and entertainment.
And don’t forget to add UIS on Snapchat to follow our Snapchat Stories!