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.

The annual Roots to Rooftop Tour is this Sunday! Five gardens will be open to the public with presentations given at each site, including the #UISedu Campus Community Garden! Details: https://t.co/JKdCkodN6z. https://t.co/s05ZW7qK8k

The annual Roots to Rooftop Tour is this Sunday! Five gardens will be open to the public with presentations given at each site, including the #UISedu Campus Community Garden! Details: https://t.co/JKdCkodN6z. https://t.co/s05ZW7qK8k

22 June 2018, 2:05 pm

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RT @UISWSoccer: We had a fantastic time with our summer youth soccer campers this past week!! Thanks for joining us! We hope to see you nex…

RT @UISWSoccer: We had a fantastic time with our summer youth soccer campers this past week!! Thanks for joining us! We hope to see you nex…

22 June 2018, 1:54 pm

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RT @UISeduAlumni: ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT! Alumna Emily Jankauski MA '16 LAS enjoys championing the accomplishments of her community through featu…

RT @UISeduAlumni: ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT! Alumna Emily Jankauski MA '16 LAS enjoys championing the accomplishments of her community through featu…

22 June 2018, 1:06 pm

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#UISedu senior communication major Michelle Norris was recently honored with the U.S. Department of Justice's Director's Award for her work on the Central Illinois Human Trafficking Task Force - https://t.co/PRS6ZLWJ9A https://t.co/K6izmPTKtN

#UISedu senior communication major Michelle Norris was recently honored with the U.S. Department of Justice's Director's Award for her work on the Central Illinois Human Trafficking Task Force - https://t.co/PRS6ZLWJ9A https://t.co/K6izmPTKtN

22 June 2018, 11:20 am

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Storm clouds approach the #UISedu campus on this first day of metrological summer! #SummerSolstice #weather #Illinois #ilwx https://t.co/Wsst7G0kB7

Storm clouds approach the #UISedu campus on this first day of metrological summer! #SummerSolstice #weather #Illinois #ilwx https://t.co/Wsst7G0kB7

21 June 2018, 3:12 pm

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Recent #UISedu public health graduate Daniel Bitner got hired! He’s now working as a Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner in Training at the Sangamon County Department of Public Health in Springfield. Congratulations! https://t.co/mfjfVgnKHN

Recent #UISedu public health graduate Daniel Bitner got hired! He’s now working as a Licensed Environmental Health Practitioner in Training at the Sangamon County Department of Public Health in Springfield. Congratulations! https://t.co/mfjfVgnKHN

21 June 2018, 12:05 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: UIS Totaled 23 Council of Presidents’ Academic Excellence Award Recipients. @UIS_Softball's @Wooldridge_K is one-of-nine…

21 June 2018, 10:30 am

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Three #UISedu faculty members travel to Mexico to discuss research collaborations and academic exchanges - https://t.co/tZLKdTREkC https://t.co/Kn5by96sEb

Three #UISedu faculty members travel to Mexico to discuss research collaborations and academic exchanges - https://t.co/tZLKdTREkC https://t.co/Kn5by96sEb

21 June 2018, 10:25 am

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RT @UISAthletics: UIS Tallies 18 Brother James Gaffney Distinguished Scholars #WeAreStars #ProtectThePrairie https://t.co/2L9wFAGTpf

20 June 2018, 4:04 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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