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 @UISLib: We are open! Stop by, grab a donut and some swag and see what all we have done with the Main Floor! #UISedu #UISLib https://t.c…

RT @UISLib: We are open! Stop by, grab a donut and some swag and see what all we have done with the Main Floor! #UISedu #UISLib https://t.c…

15 October 2018, 10:50 am

@UISedu

The #UISedu History Department held their second History Harvest @InnovateSPI earlier today! Community members brought in historical items related to Illinois’ history to be scanned and photographed by students for inclusion in an online digital archive. https://t.co/zCBRFXMhjm

The #UISedu History Department held their second History Harvest @InnovateSPI earlier today! Community members brought in historical items related to Illinois’ history to be scanned and photographed by students for inclusion in an online digital archive. https://t.co/zCBRFXMhjm

13 October 2018, 3:41 pm

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RT @UIS_NSOPR: Tonite!  7–9 p.m. Falling for Fall. FRHl, Food Court, back entrance facing courtyard. Pumpkin painting, hot apple cider, pum…

RT @UIS_NSOPR: Tonite! 7–9 p.m. Falling for Fall. FRHl, Food Court, back entrance facing courtyard. Pumpkin painting, hot apple cider, pum…

12 October 2018, 1:13 pm

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RT @UISResLife: Meet our LRH Building Services, Booker Crombie! Booker’s all time favorite is, SpongeBob Squarepants. Can you guess how man…

RT @UISResLife: Meet our LRH Building Services, Booker Crombie! Booker’s all time favorite is, SpongeBob Squarepants. Can you guess how man…

12 October 2018, 1:10 pm

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Don't forget to bring your Illinois historical items to the #UISedu History Harvest @InnovateSPI tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students will scan and take pictures of historical items for inclusion in an online digital archive. Learn More: https://t.co/1lsiUc2UKf https://t.co/FxOrGEFFFv

Don't forget to bring your Illinois historical items to the #UISedu History Harvest @InnovateSPI tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students will scan and take pictures of historical items for inclusion in an online digital archive. Learn More: https://t.co/1lsiUc2UKf https://t.co/FxOrGEFFFv

12 October 2018, 1:05 pm

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#UISedu students, faculty and staff shared their coming out stories or their reasons for being allies at the #NationalComingOutDay Closet Door on the Quad event this afternoon put on by @UISGSS. https://t.co/KWRH1JfgV9

#UISedu students, faculty and staff shared their coming out stories or their reasons for being allies at the #NationalComingOutDay Closet Door on the Quad event this afternoon put on by @UISGSS. https://t.co/KWRH1JfgV9

11 October 2018, 7:00 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: It was an honor to speak at the @UISGSS’s #NationalComingOutDay event on the quad this afternoon. Your Chancellor suppo…

RT @ChancellorKoch: It was an honor to speak at the @UISGSS’s #NationalComingOutDay event on the quad this afternoon. Your Chancellor suppo…

11 October 2018, 4:31 pm

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The @UISGSS Office is celebrating #NationalComingOutDay2018 with their annual Closet Door on the Quad event outside the @UISUnion. Come show your support! https://t.co/f0zn5gktFn

The @UISGSS Office is celebrating #NationalComingOutDay2018 with their annual Closet Door on the Quad event outside the @UISUnion. Come show your support! https://t.co/f0zn5gktFn

11 October 2018, 4:11 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: .@UISedu Make sure to wear your Prairie Star gear tomorrow for #FridaysOnThePrairie Get spotted and YOU could win free ge…

RT @UISAthletics: .@UISedu Make sure to wear your Prairie Star gear tomorrow for #FridaysOnThePrairie Get spotted and YOU could win free ge…

11 October 2018, 3:45 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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