News and Stories

2019 Advocacy DayAbove: Alumni Lobby Day at the Illinois State Capitol on April 3, 2019.

Alumni News & Stories

Our UIS Alumni network is vast and vibrant, with more than 43,000 graduates globally. This News and Stories page will help you stay up-to-date with fellow alumni across the country and globe, and stay connected to campus news.

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UIS Alumni Update

Alumni Update | September 2020

Read our latest issue: 50th Anniversary news with a Then & Now pictorial, enrollment numbers and more!

UIS Today Magazine

Julie Pryde UIS Today magazine cover

Read our latest issue: Learn how alumna Julie Pryde was ready to act when COVID-19 hit, see sustainability initiatives on campus and more!

QuaranTEAM Alumni Stories

We asked alumni to share their QuaranTEAM stories. We are in this together, and want to spread positive news about what our alumni are doing to support their communities and families.

Alumnus Brian Su

Alumna Aimee Allbritton