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.

RT @UISAthletics: Thank you to everyone that donated toys for this years @UISWBB and @UISHoops St. John’s Children’s Hospital Toy Drive! ht…

RT @UISAthletics: Thank you to everyone that donated toys for this years @UISWBB and @UISHoops St. John’s Children’s Hospital Toy Drive! ht…

18 December 2018, 1:22 pm

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RT @UISLearningHub: The Hub is open for the winter recess between semesters, and now is the time to get assistance on your personal stateme…

18 December 2018, 10:03 am

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Congrats to @UISLib Information Technology Technical Associate Evan Barber who was named the #UISedu Employee of the Month for December today! Learn More: https://t.co/jjvmnLaSnc https://t.co/31cyER4wVC

Congrats to @UISLib Information Technology Technical Associate Evan Barber who was named the #UISedu Employee of the Month for December today! Learn More: https://t.co/jjvmnLaSnc https://t.co/31cyER4wVC

17 December 2018, 1:19 pm

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Leadership lived: Connie Sifuentes of Peoria is a leader in the Greek Life community at #UISedu. The psychology major currently serves as the president of the Greek Affairs Board. She also works @UISLib. Learn More: https://t.co/at6tx6YvSz https://t.co/0BbXhvkqyl

Leadership lived: Connie Sifuentes of Peoria is a leader in the Greek Life community at #UISedu. The psychology major currently serves as the president of the Greek Affairs Board. She also works @UISLib. Learn More: https://t.co/at6tx6YvSz https://t.co/0BbXhvkqyl

17 December 2018, 12:03 pm

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RT @IDOT_Illinois: Make your voice heard! We've teamed with @UISedu to conduct our annual Traveler Opinion Survey to measure how Illinois r…

RT @IDOT_Illinois: Make your voice heard! We've teamed with @UISedu to conduct our annual Traveler Opinion Survey to measure how Illinois r…

17 December 2018, 11:10 am

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RT @SJRsports: Trevor Lawrence: It's all coming together at UIS https://t.co/KQrvwxDUIw

16 December 2018, 10:09 pm

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As fall semester classes at #UISedu end, we hope you have a wonderful break. Enjoy your time off and happy holidays! https://t.co/P3qW3N747E

As fall semester classes at #UISedu end, we hope you have a wonderful break. Enjoy your time off and happy holidays! https://t.co/P3qW3N747E

14 December 2018, 12:05 pm

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RT @UISVolleyball: Congrats 🎊🍾🎉 to coach @sarah_bond16 on winning the #momentsthatmatter award for the AVCA!!! She’s a 💫 🌟!! #wearestars💫 h…

RT @UISVolleyball: Congrats 🎊🍾🎉 to coach @sarah_bond16 on winning the #momentsthatmatter award for the AVCA!!! She’s a 💫 🌟!! #wearestars💫 h…

14 December 2018, 11:21 am

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RT @UISUnion: Join us one month from today for our first anniversary celebration! 🎉 More details to come - don’t miss it. https://t.co/kZWm…

RT @UISUnion: Join us one month from today for our first anniversary celebration! 🎉 More details to come - don’t miss it. https://t.co/kZWm…

14 December 2018, 10:59 am

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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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