UIS Orbit is a resource for University of Illinois Springfield employees to find important news and announcements, new hire information, human resources info, upcoming employee events, and more!


Dec 01, 2022
UIS Campus Senate will meet on Friday, December 2nd, 10 a.m. - Noon in PAC C/D. The agenda can be found here: https://uofi.box.com/s/qv2i4ih8jjqdxq678u41jl6k6qn0bljl Campus Senate meetings are open to all…
Dec 01, 2022
On Sunday, December 4 from 6:00 am - 6:00 pm, Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS) will be performing mandatory quarterly maintenance on all production Solaris and Linux servers. This maintenance…
Nov 28, 2022
Chancellor Gooch has announced the 2022-23 membership of the Chancellor’s Intercollegiate Athletic Advisory Committee (IAAC). The IAAC is chaired by Dr. Marcel Yoder and made up of faculty, student-athletes, staff and…

News from the Chancellor

Nov 28, 2022
11.28.22 Good afternoon, colleagues: Welcome back! I hope each of you had a relaxing and fulfilling Thanksgiving break. Finals week is next week, and I’m sure everyone is working hard to support our students as we approach the end of the fall…
Nov 23, 2022
11.23.22 Dear Faculty and Staff: Please mark your calendars to attend a town hall about our university’s approach to enrollment management from 3 to 4 p.m. Nov. 30 in Brookens Auditorium or via Zoom. Featured speakers will be Vickie Cook,…
Nov 21, 2022
11.21.22 Dear Colleagues — I am happy to announce that I have appointed Vickie Cook, currently associate vice chancellor for enrollment & online, professional and engaged learning, to the position of vice chancellor for enrollment and…

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Employee of the Month

Nov 02, 2022
David Hecht has been named the University of Illinois Springfield Employee of the Month for November 2022. He is the production manager for UIS Performing Arts Services. “While there are a lot of components to his…

Employee Events

Dec 03, 2022
Dec 07, 2022
Sign up for website editor training on the new uis.edu website. Training typically lasts an hour and is open to all staff and students. Web Editor Training Sign Up
Dec 11, 2022