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Featuring 15 intercollegiate NCAA Div II athletic teams.
UIS has over 85 student and 10 greek life organizations, and many volunteer opportunities.
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Your generosity helps fuel fundraising for scholarships, programs and new initiatives.
UIS was listed No. 1 in Illinois and No. 4 in the Midwest in 2022 rankings.
Please read the following documents carefully. These important financial aid policies and procedures can affect your continued eligibility for financial aid.
If you have any questions, please call our office (217) 206-6724 between 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., CST, Monday through Friday, or email Financial Aid.
UIS Student Guide to Financial Aid (pdf)
Student’s Rights and Responsibilities
Financial Aid Terms and Conditions
Financial Aid Procedures for Students Permanently Leaving UIS
Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy (pdf)
Disbursement Process — Receiving Your Aid (pdf)
ISAC Award Letter Language
Concurrent Enrollment Information (pdf)
Second Bachelor’s Degree-Seeking Students
Graduate Students Conditional Admission
Withdrawal and Return of Aid Policy
What happens when a financial aid recipient withdraws?
Private Education Loans
Student Loan Code of Conduct
Federal Student Aid Handbooks
Tuition Waiver Exemptions