Schedule a Campus Visit

Preview UIS

Preview UIS is an opportunity for prospective freshmantransfergraduate, international and online students, their families and guests, to collect reference materials, get questions answered, sit in on an overview of the university and admission, and interact with Admissions Staff and other UIS staff/faculty. Click here to download a pdf sample schedule. RSVPs are encouraged, but walk-ins are welcome.

Saturday, March 28, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Summer, Thursday, July 23, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM


Preview UIS Weekly 

Our most popular visit option, Preview UIS Weekly includes a group information session and a student-led tour. These events take place on Wednesdays at 3:00 PM.  Attendees will receive an application fee waiver and will have the option to apply on the spot.



Preview UIS After 5 

Can’t make it to campus during our business hours? We hold monthly information sessions that take place after 5 PM to accommodate your busy schedule. Attendees will receive an application fee waiver and will have the option to apply on the spot.



Preview UIS Online

If you can’t meet with us in-person, meet us online during one of our monthly webinars. Each webinar is approximately 45 minutes long and led by admissions staff.

03/19/2020 12:00 PM General Session
03/19/2020 06:00 AM International
04/16/2020 06:00 AM International
05/21/2020 06:00 AM International
06/18/2020 06:00 AM International
07/16/2020 06:00 AM International


Can’t Make Any of the Dates?

If you can’t make one of our scheduled events, call us toll-free at 888-977-4847 or email us to arrange for an individual campus visit tailored to your needs.

UIS on the Road

Check where we will be traveling to see if we will be at your school or in your area. Sign up to let our counselor know that you will be stopping by to see them.

Group Visits to Campus

We are happy to make arrangements for groups of various sizes to visit our campus. Group visits are available on Fridays. During your visit you can meet with an Admissions Counselor, tour campus, get information from Financial Assistance, and more. Call our office to arrange for a group visit to UIS tailored to your group’s needs. Call us toll-free at 888-977-4847 or email us and allow at least two weeks notice for arrangements to be made.

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