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The Public Good. Because we are all part of this journey together.

You can have a role in the many ways that UIS contributes to The Public Good in our home community, the state of Illinois and around the world. These are just a few important UIS outreach activities.

UIS Volunteer and Civic Engagement Center links UIS students to service opportunities in Central Illinois and beyond.

Brookens Library staff support teaching and critical learning at UIS and exceptional programming for the greater Springfield community.

Illinois Innocence Project is dedicated to releasing innocent men and women imprisoned for crimes they did not commit.

Innovate Springfield is a downtown business incubator that seeks to expand economic growth, entrepreneurship opportunities and social progress in Springfield.

NPR Illinois, public radio at UIS, explains Illinois by delivering in-depth news, expert analysis and informative engagement.

UIS Child Protection Training Academy provides experiential learning for frontline child protection professionals in Illinois using a residential simulation lab and mock courtroom on campus.

UIS Performing Arts Center provides quality arts and entertainment programs for Central Illinois, as well as performing arts education programs for more than 25,000 K-12 students each year.

For more information call 217-206-6058 or email