New Student Orientation and Parent Relations
- First-Year Freshmen and Freshmen Transfer Students who have accepted admission to UIS in the Summer and Fall 2019 semesters can now register for Summer KickStart Orientation.
- Transfer and Graduate Students enrolling in the Summer/Fall 2019 semesters should register for one of our Transfer/Graduate New Student Orientation sessions so you can “Take Care of Business.” See the schedule from your link above.
- Enrolling at UIS for Spring of 2020? See Future Orientation Dates. Registration will open for spring orientation programming in late October.
- Review our web pages for first-year (freshmen), Transfer, and Graduate New Student Checklists.
- Like us on Facebook! Stay up-to-date with orientation and family programming.
UIS is a Tobacco-Free campus as mandated by the State of Illinois.
University Hall Building
One University Plaza, MS UHB 1080, Springfield, IL 67203-5407
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST. Monday thru Friday.
Reduced Staffing Days and Holidays
Our office has reduced staffing during university semester breaks when many student employees are not working. This may impact our ability to respond to communications in a timely manner during those dates. Please be patient as it will take longer to return emails and phone calls.
Reduced staffing: Spring Break (March 11-15, 2019); Spring semester finals week and the week after finals (May 6-17, 2019); Thanksgiving week; Fall Semester Finals, and Winter Break.
UIS is closed in observance of the following holidays: New Years Eve and Day; Martin Luther King, Jr Day; Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day Thursday and Friday; Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.