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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

Darlene Steinkamp has been very involved on the UIS campus. She is the co-founder and vice president of Legion of Ladies, a student organization created to empower women on campus. She is also the social chair of the Student Nurses Association and works as a student ambassador for UIS Admissions where she helps prospective students learn about the… Read more »

Class of 2017 Report

719

Baccalaureate degrees conferred

476

Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known

264

Working full-time or part-time

161

Continuing education at national or regional university

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Chigozie Umeadi

Chigozie Umeadi

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2012 (Business Administration and Business Management)

Current Position: Associate Manager, Basketball Strategies and Analytics with the NBA

Danielle Stanley

Danielle Stanley

UIS Degrees: MPA 2013 (Public Administration), B.A. 2011 (Political Science & Legal Studies)

Current Position: Manager, Government Relations Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Kevin Catlin

Kevin Catlin

UIS Degrees: M.P.A. 2014 (Public Administration), B.A. 2012 (Criminal Justice)

Current Position: City Manager, City of Springfield, MI

Erin Wilson Laegeler

Erin Wilson Laegeler

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2012 (Legal Studies & Political Science)

Current Position: Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Joe B. McDade

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

“Experiencing the people, embracing the culture, and developing a better understanding of the science was just mind-blowing,” Shelby reports.

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