Office of Advancement

The UIS Office of Advancement nurtures relationships with alumni, friends and the campus community to encourage support for UIS students, programs and the university environment.

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Reaching Stellar Campaign Video

Reaching Stellar: The Campaign for the University of Illinois Springfield seeks to raise support for the students, faculty and staff at UIS, for the programs that elevate education and for the communities where students and graduates serve. Learn more about the Reaching Stellar Campaign.

Featured Stories and Events

Reaching Stellar Update

Autumn Campus

As of December 2018, the Reaching Stellar Campaign has raised $25,250,000, or 63% of the $40M goal. The campaign concludes in 2022.

2018 Scholarship Luncheon

2018 Scholarship Luncheon

Reaching Stellar with Scholarships: The 22nd Annual UIS Scholarship Luncheon. Read more about the event.

Habitat for Humanity

Alexus Venegas-Rodriguez

Reaching Stellar with the Public Good. Alexus Venegas-Rodriguez’ experience at Habitat for Humanity. Read more.

The STU: A Place to Study

Siobhan Harris

Reaching Stellar with Facilities & Technology: Siobhan Hoskins studies at the Student Union. Read more.

Anatomical Models

Janelly Mendia with anatomical models

Reaching Stellar with Academic Excellence: The Memorial Medical Center Foundation gave UIS anatomical models. Read more.



UIS Office of Advancement
One University Plaza, MS PAC 591
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

Phone: 217-206-6058