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
Like the UIS Facebook Page to find important news stories, updates, events, videos, photos and more.
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.
Follow UIS Flickr to find photos from many events on and off campus, arranged into albums.
Follow UIS on Instagram to see specific one-time photos from events and to follow UIS Stories.
Follow UIS on Twitter for news and updates.
RT @ChancellorKoch: What a pleasure to be guest speaker tonight for the Optimist Youth Scholarship Banquet in Taylorville, Illinois tonight…
24 April 2018, 9:09 pm
RT @UISAthletics: #5 @Baseball_UIS Take down Wins Record, Dismantle UW-Parkside #WeAreStars #ProtectThePrairie https://t.co/wSd8al6f8a
24 April 2018, 4:26 pm
24 April 2018, 2:10 pm
RT @UISLib: It's How-To-Tuesday! This week Megan and Taylor tackle the hard hitting topic of study spots. You don't want to miss it #uisedu…
24 April 2018, 12:18 pm
#UISedu students were recently part of the first & third place teams at the #Campus1871 startup competition in Chicago. The weekend-long initiative simulates the realities of launching & running a startup company and was hosted by @1871Chicago. Read More: https://t.co/nb7ZYUc7lN https://t.co/WKJ3090ev6
24 April 2018, 12:05 pm
RT @UISLib: This week's Meet the Team features long-time student employee Ram! He is a joy to have on the #UISLib team. https://t.co/X7Ho0L…
24 April 2018, 10:27 am
RT @ChancellorKoch: The 2018 Distinguished Volunteer Award winner, Susan Hack, was honored today at the annual Good As Gold ceremony at UIS…
24 April 2018, 10:02 am
RT @JoeCrain: It was a large crowd for the 10th annual @UISedu “Gold As Gold” awards to recognize volunteerism achievements by UIS students…
23 April 2018, 8:20 pm
Follow the UIS YouTube Channel to view many different types of video covering news, events, and entertainment.
And don’t forget to add UIS on Snapchat to follow our Snapchat Stories!