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.

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

It's a beautiful day at... A group of 15 #UISedu students... #UISedu dedicated a new tree... Springfield’s Civil War... #UISedu Students: Final grades... #UISedu faculty and staff are... Photo highlights from the 2017... The view from above and other...


Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

RT @Baseball_UIS: University of Illinois Springfield #StarBoys #BeAStar A lot of momentum On-Campus in the Capital City! @Baseball_UIS @UI…

28 May 2017, 12:32 pm


#UISedu Student Union Update: The building is currently 60% complete. The stone facade is almost complete & work on the plaza has begun.

26 May 2017, 11:50 am


A great article by @SJRsports today about two @UISHoops recruits from the Springfield area! #WeAreStars

26 May 2017, 10:51 am


A beautiful day at #UISedu today!

25 May 2017, 6:39 pm


The 2017-2018 #UISedu Sangamon Auditorium season was announced today! View the entire lineup: @sangaud

25 May 2017, 10:02 am


RT @UofILSystem: DYK that @UISedu added five new majors last fall, and will add another this fall? In the System's annual report: https://t…

25 May 2017, 9:21 am


RT @CAST_UIS: Students from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire are on the #UISedu campus this week being emerged in simulations! https:…

25 May 2017, 9:21 am


RT @CoachRamirez7: Congrats to Jr SS Cole Taylor for being named NCBWA All-American Honorable Mention! First @Baseball_UIS All-American!…

24 May 2017, 4:07 pm


RT @UISLib: Alison Flowers, Author of Exoneree Diaries to Speak June 9

24 May 2017, 3:50 pm



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

  • Leadership lived: Marissa Jones

    Leadership lived: Marissa Jones

  • Leadership lived: Saiprasad Bhosle

    Leadership lived: Saiprasad Bhosle

  • UIS Commencement 2017

    UIS Commencement 2017

  • Leadership lived: Abigail Norville

    Leadership lived: Abigail Norville

  • Leadership lived: Karen Seegers

    Leadership lived: Karen Seegers

  • Leadership lived: Beatrice Bonner

    Leadership lived: Beatrice Bonner


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