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!


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Aug 02, 2022
Now that academic reorganization is complete, new resources are available to the campus community. Logos New unit logos and social media icons for colleges, school and departments are now available for download…
Jul 26, 2022
7.26.22 Dear Students, Faculty and Staff — Today, the UI System shared its COVID-19 requirements for the Fall 2022 semester. UIS supports this approach and will provide details about our university-specific…
Jul 26, 2022
Dear students, faculty and staff: As we prepare to return to our universities this fall, University of Illinois System leaders continue to think first and foremost about the safety of all of you and the surrounding…

News from the Chancellor

Jul 25, 2022
Hello, UIS — In three weeks, we’ll welcome students back to campus—can you believe it? Summer has flown by, but I know we’ll all be ready for campus to come back to life with the excitement and buzz of a fresh year on the horizon. Speaking…
Jul 19, 2022
Dear Colleagues — On June 1, President Killeen announced a 3.5 percent, merit-based salary program for the 2022-2023 academic year.   Similar to past years, this salary program is to be distributed at the discretion of the unit head.…
Jul 11, 2022
Hello, UIS— Thank you for your warm welcome during my first full week on the job as your new Chancellor. I’m honored to follow such a smart and caring leader like Chancellor Whitney, and I’m impressed by all the changes you’ve navigated over the…

See What's Cooking

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Employee of the Month

Jul 11, 2022
Samaryia Magee has been named the University of Illinois Springfield Employee of the Month for July 2022. She has worked as a program/student advisor for the UIS Diversity Center since 2018. Magee’s nominator calls…

Employee Events

Oct 19, 2022
Fall 2022 Mid-term Grades Due to the Office of Records and Registration Electronically by NOON