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 June 1, 2018, the Reaching Stellar Campaign had raised $22,137,470, or 55% of the $40M goal. The campaign concludes in 2022. Read more about FY2018 results.

Fall 2018 Lunch & Learn Series

2018 Fall Lunch and Learrn

Announcing the new season of Lunch & Learn from the UIS Alumni Sage Society. Details here. You can register here.

Grace Brorström Oakley Scholarship

Katelyn Garner and son

Reaching Stellar with Scholarships: Read about Katelyn Garner, grateful recipient of the Grace Brorström Oakley Scholarship

Performing  Arts Center Renovation

Reaching Stellar with Facilities and Technology. A major major facelift of the PAC lobby is underway. Read more.

Wrongful Conviction Day

Wrongful Conviction Day

Reaching Stellar for the Public Good: On October 2, the UIS Illinois Innocence Project marked Wrongful Conviction Day. 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