Alumni Networks & Groups

With the massive amount of information and technology available to us these days, staying connected with UIS — and with your fellow UIS alumni and friends — is easier than ever. Whether you’re a new graduate looking to enter the busy working world or an established alum who is looking to reconnect with the University you love, we offer many ways to stay connected.

Social Media

Follow UIS Alumni on social media at @UISeduAlumni to read the latest campus and alumni news, learn about upcoming events, look back on University history and traditions, and connect with your fellow graduates. You can also follow #UISedu to see what other students, alumni and friends are posting.

UIS Alumni LinkedIn Group

The UIS Alumni group on LinkedIn is a space just for alumni, where you can share and ask for career advice, stay up-to-date on campus news, post job openings and more.  Read additional how-to information for LinkedIn Groups.

Alumni Update Newsletter

Opt in to receive our monthly e-newsletter by updating your contact information. By updating your information you’ll also receive news, event announcements and invitations. View past issues of the Alumni Update, and check out our current calendar of events.

UIS Alumni SAGE Society

May 2018 Lunch & Learn Photo Collage
May 2018 Lunch & Learn program

The Alumni SAGE Society is a group of University of Illinois Springfield/Sangamon State University alumni and friends ages 50 and better. The group offers opportunities for Service, Action, Growth and Enrichment, as alumni and friends connect and reconnect with one another and the University community.

The Alumni SAGE Society and the Illinois State Historical Society partner to provide thought-provoking, expert-led Lunch & Learn programs each fall and spring. These lunch-time programs include a hot lunch prepared by Chef Howard, and new and interesting topics each session. View our calendar of events to see topics for our latest Lunch & Learn Series. These programs are open to the public – invite your friends!