News and Stories

U of I System Lobby Day at the CapitolAbove: U of I System Lobby Day at the Illinois State Capitol on February, 26, 2020.

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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Featured Stories

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

UIS Alumni Update

Alumni Update | June 2020

Read our latest issue: meet the new Interim Chancellor, learn about plans for fall and more!

UIS Today Magazine

UIS Today | Teresa Haley Cover

UIS Today is now available online! Read about alumna Teresa Haley who leads the Illinois NAACP in the most recent edition of the magazine.