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.


Twitter

Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.

Leadership lived: Kia Jones of Chicago is helping other #UISedu students land jobs through her work at the @UISCareerCenter. She was recently honored with a Student Affairs Employee of the Month award for her efforts. Learn More: https://t.co/2R781lFKlD https://t.co/ucYrj9FHe5

Leadership lived: Kia Jones of Chicago is helping other #UISedu students land jobs through her work at the @UISCareerCenter. She was recently honored with a Student Affairs Employee of the Month award for her efforts. Learn More: https://t.co/2R781lFKlD https://t.co/ucYrj9FHe5

15 February 2019, 12:05 pm

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RT @exruis: Had a great time with our 1st @EIMnews on Campus "Take your Medicine" event! Thanks for your partnership @UISHealthServ and @UI…

RT @exruis: Had a great time with our 1st @EIMnews on Campus "Take your Medicine" event! Thanks for your partnership @UISHealthServ and @UI…

14 February 2019, 4:02 pm

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Happy Valentine’s Day! These couples all found ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ while attending UIS. Did you meet your match on campus? Share your story and photo with us by using #UISedu and we might retweet it! https://t.co/A2kqj8VIwk

Happy Valentine’s Day! These couples all found ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ while attending UIS. Did you meet your match on campus? Share your story and photo with us by using #UISedu and we might retweet it! https://t.co/A2kqj8VIwk

14 February 2019, 12:10 pm

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The #UISedu Career Connections Expo is underway at TRAC! Come talk to more than 100 employers until 2:30 p.m. today! Everyone is welcome! https://t.co/BcDsY7l6pU

The #UISedu Career Connections Expo is underway at TRAC! Come talk to more than 100 employers until 2:30 p.m. today! Everyone is welcome! https://t.co/BcDsY7l6pU

14 February 2019, 11:45 am

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RT @UISUnion: Don’t forget about our Valentine’s Day dinner tonight in the food studio! Bring someone you love and celebrate today. https:/…

RT @UISUnion: Don’t forget about our Valentine’s Day dinner tonight in the food studio! Bring someone you love and celebrate today. https:/…

14 February 2019, 10:00 am

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RT @UISAthletics: Feb. 13, 2019 was proclaimed @Baseball_UIS Day in the city of Springfield. The baseball program received the honor from M…

14 February 2019, 9:47 am

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RT @UISAdmissions: Institutional Scholarship Deadline is fast approaching. Apply at https://t.co/JDYLsXhrEX before 11:59 pm tomorrow (Feb 1…

14 February 2019, 9:43 am

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RT @UISLib: Today is #LibraryLoversDay ! In celebration, we are throwing a Pop-Up Event from 11:00-1:00 on the 2nd Floor.

#candy #crafts #…

RT @UISLib: Today is #LibraryLoversDay ! In celebration, we are throwing a Pop-Up Event from 11:00-1:00 on the 2nd Floor. #candy #crafts #…

14 February 2019, 9:07 am

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RT @AmandaHTV: STANDING OVATION: For @UISedu baseball as February 13th will be known as UIS Baseball Day! Congratulations to Coach Ramirez…

RT @AmandaHTV: STANDING OVATION: For @UISedu baseball as February 13th will be known as UIS Baseball Day! Congratulations to Coach Ramirez…

13 February 2019, 9:13 pm

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YouTube

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


Snapchat

And don’t forget to add UIS on Snapchat to follow our Snapchat Stories!

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