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 @UISAthAcademics: It is always exciting to welcome new Prairie Star student-athletes to UIS during KickStart.💫 #WeAreStars #BeStellar ht…

RT @UISAthAcademics: It is always exciting to welcome new Prairie Star student-athletes to UIS during KickStart.💫 #WeAreStars #BeStellar ht…

15 June 2019, 7:22 pm

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RT @UISObservatory: Unfortunately we again have rain and clouds tonight. No Star Party tonight (June 15). Our next try is going to be Satu…

15 June 2019, 6:01 pm

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RT @UISObservatory: Star Party Saturday June 15 at Centennial Park from 8:30-10:30 pm weather permitting. Waiting until Saturday afternoon…

14 June 2019, 6:38 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: Read the complete story about the new UIS head baseball coach here: https://t.co/CmkFYX4Tzc

Once again, a big congratula…

RT @UISAthletics: Read the complete story about the new UIS head baseball coach here: https://t.co/CmkFYX4Tzc Once again, a big congratula…

14 June 2019, 2:24 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: The University of Illinois Springfield Athletics Department is proud to announce that Ryan Copeland (@ryancopelandUIS) is…

RT @UISAthletics: The University of Illinois Springfield Athletics Department is proud to announce that Ryan Copeland (@ryancopelandUIS) is…

14 June 2019, 2:14 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: #UISedu Men's Basketball coach has a gymnasium full of prospective Prairie Stars this week! #Youth SportsCamps #BeStell…

RT @ChancellorKoch: #UISedu Men's Basketball coach has a gymnasium full of prospective Prairie Stars this week! #Youth SportsCamps #BeStell…

14 June 2019, 12:57 pm

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Hired! #UISedu Clinical Laboratory Science alum Ashley Blankenbaker graduated with a job! She’s now working as a medical laboratory scientist at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Congratulations! @ChooseMemorial

➡️ Apply to UIS today: https://t.co/PcJiGo3xWP https://t.co/kIDA0gBkcb

Hired! #UISedu Clinical Laboratory Science alum Ashley Blankenbaker graduated with a job! She’s now working as a medical laboratory scientist at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Congratulations! @ChooseMemorial ➡️ Apply to UIS today: https://t.co/PcJiGo3xWP https://t.co/kIDA0gBkcb

14 June 2019, 12:05 pm

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RT @uischildcare: When the future Prairie Stars take over the campus @UISedu. They enjoyed their bike ride on this beautiful day. https://t…

RT @uischildcare: When the future Prairie Stars take over the campus @UISedu. They enjoyed their bike ride on this beautiful day. https://t…

13 June 2019, 4:17 pm

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Another beautiful summer day on the #UISedu campus! 📸 @sestak25 https://t.co/TRFLR1msUw

Another beautiful summer day on the #UISedu campus! 📸 @sestak25 https://t.co/TRFLR1msUw

13 June 2019, 3:13 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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