Social Media

Campus Relations runs the content for the university’s social media channels and The Office of Web Services supports and monitors Social Media Standards for the university.

To see a list of social media channels from many different units, offices, and departments at UIS, see our Social Media Directory.

Social Media Timeline

  • Fall 2007 – Spring 2008: Office of Web Services created, developed and ran several social media channels for the University of Illinois Springfield
  • 2010 – 2011: Web Services collaborates with Campus Relations to run social media channel content
  • 2011: Social Media Task Force created, includes members from Faculty, Student Affairs, Campus Relations, Marketing, and Web Services
  • 2012 – 2013: Office of Web Services launches 1) UIS on SlideShare, and 2) UIS LinkedIn University Page

UIS Social Media

Facebook

Like the UIS Facebook Page to find important news stories, updates, events, videos, photos and more.

LinkedIn

Follow the UIS LinkedIn Page for information about what is happening at UIS, and use the button below to add UIS to your education and connect with alumni.


Flickr

Follow UIS Flickr to find photos from many events on and off campus, arranged into albums.

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Instagram

Follow UIS on Instagram to see specific one-time photos from events and to follow UIS Stories.

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Twitter

Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

RT @UISResLife: Today is the Specialty Housing Deadline for Room Selection. If you are a part of a Living Learning Community, want to live…

RT @UISResLife: Today is the Specialty Housing Deadline for Room Selection. If you are a part of a Living Learning Community, want to live…

22 February 2018, 3:48 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: It's Senior Night Game Day!
@UISWBB:  📺https://t.co/DwD7DdXchL | 📈https://t.co/1sSOzPgbiu
@UISHoops:  📺https://t.co/DwD7D…

RT @UISAthletics: It's Senior Night Game Day! @UISWBB: 📺https://t.co/DwD7DdXchL | 📈https://t.co/1sSOzPgbiu @UISHoops: 📺https://t.co/DwD7D…

22 February 2018, 1:36 pm

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Congrats to Alice Seaton, business/administrative associate for @USFSCO, who has been named the #UISedu Employee of the Month for February. Read More: https://t.co/VWcqPFbHVB https://t.co/7xsPsI0MGW

Congrats to Alice Seaton, business/administrative associate for @USFSCO, who has been named the #UISedu Employee of the Month for February. Read More: https://t.co/VWcqPFbHVB https://t.co/7xsPsI0MGW

22 February 2018, 12:05 pm

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The Illinois Democratic Gubernatorial Debate just concluded at #UISedu. Here are some photo highlights from tonight’s event in the Studio Theatre. #twill https://t.co/R8EYOk8T7k

The Illinois Democratic Gubernatorial Debate just concluded at #UISedu. Here are some photo highlights from tonight’s event in the Studio Theatre. #twill https://t.co/R8EYOk8T7k

21 February 2018, 8:36 pm

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A look at the Democratic Gubernatorial Debate from above the Studio Theatre at #UISedu. #twill https://t.co/gKGBjZGWFo

A look at the Democratic Gubernatorial Debate from above the Studio Theatre at #UISedu. #twill https://t.co/gKGBjZGWFo

21 February 2018, 7:46 pm

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Happening Now: #UISedu is hosting a debate featuring Democratic candidates running in the primary race for Illinois governor. The event is sponsored by The State Journal-Register, News/Talk 94.7 and 970 WMAY and UIS. Watch the Debate Live: https://t.co/xY05YciboC #twill https://t.co/yH0NDucxvb

Happening Now: #UISedu is hosting a debate featuring Democratic candidates running in the primary race for Illinois governor. The event is sponsored by The State Journal-Register, News/Talk 94.7 and 970 WMAY and UIS. Watch the Debate Live: https://t.co/xY05YciboC #twill https://t.co/yH0NDucxvb

21 February 2018, 7:07 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: Just welcome the Democratic candidates for Illinois Governor to the debate at #UISedu. The debate is sponsored by UIS,…

RT @ChancellorKoch: Just welcome the Democratic candidates for Illinois Governor to the debate at #UISedu. The debate is sponsored by UIS,…

21 February 2018, 6:57 pm

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#UISedu students Megan Swett, Aaron Boyd and Crystal Terrazas will be asking the candidates questions at tonight’s Democratic gubernatorial debate at UIS. The debate is sponsored by @SJRbreaking and @NewsTalkWMAY. #twill https://t.co/z3qD4bHVkA

#UISedu students Megan Swett, Aaron Boyd and Crystal Terrazas will be asking the candidates questions at tonight’s Democratic gubernatorial debate at UIS. The debate is sponsored by @SJRbreaking and @NewsTalkWMAY. #twill https://t.co/z3qD4bHVkA

21 February 2018, 6:39 pm

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The stage is set for tonight’s Democratic gubernatorial debate at #UISedu! The debate starts at 7 p.m. and will be streamed live by @SJRbreaking and broadcast on @NewsTalkWMAY. #twill https://t.co/tcGqfG7E4F

The stage is set for tonight’s Democratic gubernatorial debate at #UISedu! The debate starts at 7 p.m. and will be streamed live by @SJRbreaking and broadcast on @NewsTalkWMAY. #twill https://t.co/tcGqfG7E4F

21 February 2018, 5:57 pm

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YouTube

Follow the UIS YouTube Channel to view many different types of video covering news, events, and entertainment.

  • Leadership lived: Mel Clark

    Leadership lived: Mel Clark

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    Leadership lived: Nick Zambito

  • Leadership lived: Suparna Banerjee

    Leadership lived: Suparna Banerjee

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    Leadership lived: Rosie Dawoud

  • Leadership lived: Oluseyi Elliott

    Leadership lived: Oluseyi Elliott

  • UIS cuts ribbon on new Student Union Building

    UIS cuts ribbon on new Student Union Building


Snapchat

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