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31 bachelor’s degrees, 20 master’s degrees, 1 doctoral program. Online majors: 1,681.

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Beautiful Campus: UIS Sculptures

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

During the 2017 season, Michael Rothmund set several UIS and NCAA records for homeruns. He led the entire NCAA (Division I, II and II) in home runs at 24 and broke the Division II single season homerun record averaging almost one home run per every two games played. He was also named the UIS Athletics Male Athlete of the Year and 1st-Team All-Great… Read more »

Class of 2016 Report

682

Baccalaureate degrees conferred

479

Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known

267

Working full-time or part-time

158

Continuing education at national or regional university

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Kaleigh (Friend) Moore

Kaleigh (Friend) Moore

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2011 (Communication)

Current Position: Business owner/writer – Lumen Ventures LLC

Sarah Beth Ayers

Sarah Beth Ayers

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2011 (Visual Arts), M.P.A. 2016 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Community Manager for Innovate Springfield

Bob Vitale

Bob Vitale

UIS Degrees: M.A. 1992 (Public Affairs Reporting)

Current Position: Editor of Prizm

Emily Jankauski

Emily Jankauski

UIS Degrees: M.A. 2016 (Communication)

Current Position: Editor of the Mahomet Citizen

Research at UIS

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Our Promise To You

Abundant opportunities to spearhead initiatives and lead campus organizations

Passionate Teaching

Teaching-focused Academic Experience

Collaborative Opportunities

An Abundance of Opportunities to Collaborate

Diverse Community

A Right-sized, Supportive Community

Engaged Citizenship

A Tradition of Educating Public Servants and Leaders

Student Union

Focal point of campus and student life

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From the Source

“It recognizes the importance of the Springfield campus’s location in our capital city with a commitment to civic engagement that will benefit the communities and citizens of our area.”

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