The UIS Band is available to students, faculty/staff, and community members. As a traditional concert band, the ensemble performs a variety of repertoire for large ensemble. The band is particularly welcoming to general education students and to high school students that want to improve their performance skills.

How to Join

UIS students interested in joining the UIS Band for course credit can register for MUS 105/305 A Instrumental Ensemble: Band.

Community musicians and UIS musicians interested in joining the UIS Band without enrolling for course credit should fill out a brief information form. Participation is welcome by musicians 12+.

Additional Information

Music Director & Conductor: William Mitchell
Rehearsal Time: Mondays, 4-6pm
Rehearsal Location: Polly Roesch Music Room, Visual and Performing Arts Building, William Maxwell Lane, UIS Campus

Please direct any questions to: or 217-206-6240