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Beautiful Campus: UIS Sculptures

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

As a political science major, Ben Szalinski says he chose the University of Illinois Springfield because of its smaller class sizes and location in the state capital. He’s using that location to his advantage as president of the Student Advocacy Coalition, a UIS student group that lobbies lawmakers on higher education issues. Szalinski is… 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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Elizabeth Kelly

Elizabeth Kelly

UIS Degrees: B.S. 2014 (Political Science and Legal Studies)

Current Position: Associate Attorney at Tueth, Keeney, Cooper, Mohan & Jackstadt

Alimyon Allen

Alimyon Allen

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2014 (Political Science)

Current Position: Staff Assistant, United States Senate: Office of Richard J. Durbin

Dewey Detmers

Dewey Detmers

UIS Degrees: MBA 2011 (Business Management)

Current Position: Director of Voice Services, Windstream Communications

Sheri Hall

Sheri Hall

UIS Degrees: M.A. 2016 (Educational Leadership)

Current Position: Head of School, Vail Christian Academy

Research at UIS

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Our Promise To You

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Passionate Teaching

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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

“The CAP Scholars program provided me with incredible connections that I never could have made otherwise - connections to ideas, to questions, to understandings, to opportunities and to friends who remain an important part of my extended family today.” I’m proud to say Holly now works for UIS as our Alumni Relations Officer.

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