Welcome to UIS! We are so excited that you have chosen to come to our university!

Orientation programming assists students and their families with their transition to UIS’s academic, social, and cultural community, providing a foundation for student success.

To assist you in making the most of your experience at UIS, we invite you to participate in an Orientation Program or use one of the resources below. We look forward to seeing you!


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Student clubs and organizations


Students that receive financial aid through scholarships, grants, loans, and/or student employment


Student employees: 414; Graduate Student Interns/Assistants: 383