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.

Celebrating 40 years of... 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 2017 Scholarship Luncheon 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.


Twitter

Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

RT @GLVCSN: More "at the net" action from our newest feature in our #GLVCvb #GLVCchamps coverage: GLVCSNetCam!  Here are highlights from th…

RT @GLVCSN: More "at the net" action from our newest feature in our #GLVCvb #GLVCchamps coverage: GLVCSNetCam! Here are highlights from th…

17 November 2017, 9:57 pm

@UISedu

RT @ChancellorKoch: First round GLVC tournament win tonight for UIS Women's Volleyball!!! Congrats, ladies!!! #GoStars #Makin'History https…

RT @ChancellorKoch: First round GLVC tournament win tonight for UIS Women's Volleyball!!! Congrats, ladies!!! #GoStars #Makin'History https…

17 November 2017, 8:27 pm

@UISedu

RT @UISAthletics: VB | @UISVolleyball takes Set 5 15-7 and WINS over the Knights! https://t.co/YGpV8fwWa2

RT @UISAthletics: VB | @UISVolleyball takes Set 5 15-7 and WINS over the Knights! https://t.co/YGpV8fwWa2

17 November 2017, 8:27 pm

@UISedu

#UISedu students in the Loud 4 Animals Student Organization are making DIY rope toys out of t-shirts for shelter dogs at @APLSpringfield! https://t.co/vvFlVsoLpN

#UISedu students in the Loud 4 Animals Student Organization are making DIY rope toys out of t-shirts for shelter dogs at @APLSpringfield! https://t.co/vvFlVsoLpN

17 November 2017, 2:40 pm

@UISedu

#UISedu online leader @DrVickieCook, executive director of the Center for Online Learning, Research and Service, has been named a 2017 Online Learning Consortium Fellow - https://t.co/elgTzzyiyz @OLCToday https://t.co/3OJ2VLrz2A

#UISedu online leader @DrVickieCook, executive director of the Center for Online Learning, Research and Service, has been named a 2017 Online Learning Consortium Fellow - https://t.co/elgTzzyiyz @OLCToday https://t.co/3OJ2VLrz2A

17 November 2017, 11:50 am

@UISedu

Student Justice Green is taking over the #UISedu Snapchat channel today to show us her study abroad experience in Malta. She's studying @uniofmalta this semester. Add "uisedu" on Snapchat to watch her story! https://t.co/7lF49mQu31

Student Justice Green is taking over the #UISedu Snapchat channel today to show us her study abroad experience in Malta. She's studying @uniofmalta this semester. Add "uisedu" on Snapchat to watch her story! https://t.co/7lF49mQu31

17 November 2017, 9:39 am

@UISedu

RT @mchswcounseling: @UISedu admission rep Aaron B. informing @MCHS156 juniors & parents about what colleges want to see from applicants! h…

RT @mchswcounseling: @UISedu admission rep Aaron B. informing @MCHS156 juniors & parents about what colleges want to see from applicants! h…

17 November 2017, 7:35 am

@UISedu

Political Science Professor Adriana Crocker has been named the first @UofILSystem Presidential Fellow at #UISedu - https://t.co/Q8aqYJGMwx https://t.co/6Xcn1uG256

Political Science Professor Adriana Crocker has been named the first @UofILSystem Presidential Fellow at #UISedu - https://t.co/Q8aqYJGMwx https://t.co/6Xcn1uG256

16 November 2017, 3:24 pm

@UISedu

New furniture is arriving today at the #UISedu Student Union. Only 58 days until the @UISUnion opens it’s doors! https://t.co/At1YDRvMhS

New furniture is arriving today at the #UISedu Student Union. Only 58 days until the @UISUnion opens it’s doors! https://t.co/At1YDRvMhS

16 November 2017, 2:53 pm

@UISedu


YouTube

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

  • UIS Study Abroad Snapchat Takeover - Justice Green

    UIS Study Abroad Snapchat Takeover - Justice Green

  • UIS Faculty Snapchat Takeover: Megan Styles

    UIS Faculty Snapchat Takeover: Megan Styles

  • Leadership lived: Christopher Vemagiri Marbaniang

    Leadership lived: Christopher Vemagiri Marbaniang

  • Leadership lived: Jake Seidel

    Leadership lived: Jake Seidel

  • UIS Scholarship Luncheon 2017

    UIS Scholarship Luncheon 2017

  • UIS Halloween Tricks & Treats

    UIS Halloween Tricks & Treats


Snapchat

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

Snapchat