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.

Leadership lived: Luigi Cabantog plans to run for elected office one day! At #UISedu, he is a senator on the Student Government Association and leads service activities as a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. Learn More: https://t.co/o6pu42WiMY https://t.co/C7iFvPIaNP

Leadership lived: Luigi Cabantog plans to run for elected office one day! At #UISedu, he is a senator on the Student Government Association and leads service activities as a member of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. Learn More: https://t.co/o6pu42WiMY https://t.co/C7iFvPIaNP

18 April 2019, 11:50 am

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RT @DungeyChem: #UISSTARS starts today! Learn #UISresearch with Lincoln. https://t.co/bOUU8OF4xA https://t.co/r71iyPs29G

RT @DungeyChem: #UISSTARS starts today! Learn #UISresearch with Lincoln. https://t.co/bOUU8OF4xA https://t.co/r71iyPs29G

17 April 2019, 6:24 pm

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The #UISedu Visual Arts Program will present multiple exhibits featuring artwork by alumni and students opening tomorrow! A reception for both events will take place on April 25. Learn More: https://t.co/DECE7olF1K https://t.co/SsuU5OvNeP

The #UISedu Visual Arts Program will present multiple exhibits featuring artwork by alumni and students opening tomorrow! A reception for both events will take place on April 25. Learn More: https://t.co/DECE7olF1K https://t.co/SsuU5OvNeP

17 April 2019, 2:05 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: Welcome to the Prairie Stars & #UISedu Family,  @UISHoops Matt Brock. #WeAreStars @UISAthletics https://t.co/SoEY4xH2XH

RT @ChancellorKoch: Welcome to the Prairie Stars & #UISedu Family, @UISHoops Matt Brock. #WeAreStars @UISAthletics https://t.co/SoEY4xH2XH

17 April 2019, 1:05 pm

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Learn about #UISedu! We’re holding a Preview Day for prospective freshman, transfer, graduate & online students on Sat., April 27 at 10 a.m. at the @UISUnion. Meet with UIS staff & faculty, learn about programs and get your questions answered! Learn More: https://t.co/t1tPh408yx https://t.co/Wi1pPZbcLf

Learn about #UISedu! We’re holding a Preview Day for prospective freshman, transfer, graduate & online students on Sat., April 27 at 10 a.m. at the @UISUnion. Meet with UIS staff & faculty, learn about programs and get your questions answered! Learn More: https://t.co/t1tPh408yx https://t.co/Wi1pPZbcLf

17 April 2019, 12:05 pm

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#UISedu students recently brought home two awards from the International Society for Advancement of Management competition! Learn More: https://t.co/ADnhNDN3Zh https://t.co/lvTglIBmOo

#UISedu students recently brought home two awards from the International Society for Advancement of Management competition! Learn More: https://t.co/ADnhNDN3Zh https://t.co/lvTglIBmOo

16 April 2019, 2:57 pm

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#UISedu freshman criminal justice major Brooke Seacrist, a 2018 graduate of Chatham Glenwood High School, is showing off her talents as a Camerata Music Scholar at UIS! Learn More: https://t.co/Z9fIbjuuhd https://t.co/6N3pK4xSOd

#UISedu freshman criminal justice major Brooke Seacrist, a 2018 graduate of Chatham Glenwood High School, is showing off her talents as a Camerata Music Scholar at UIS! Learn More: https://t.co/Z9fIbjuuhd https://t.co/6N3pK4xSOd

16 April 2019, 1:15 pm

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RT @UISWomensCenter: Join us Tues, April 23rd for Race, Gender, and Higher Education: Life at the Intersection a talk by Dr. Candice Norcot…

RT @UISWomensCenter: Join us Tues, April 23rd for Race, Gender, and Higher Education: Life at the Intersection a talk by Dr. Candice Norcot…

16 April 2019, 1:13 pm

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Prospective freshman, transfer, graduate and online students are encouraged to join us for a #UISedu Information Session Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in University Hall on campus. Come get your application fee waived & learn about scholarships! More: https://t.co/azb3czWDeK https://t.co/oSfptOaBOJ

Prospective freshman, transfer, graduate and online students are encouraged to join us for a #UISedu Information Session Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in University Hall on campus. Come get your application fee waived & learn about scholarships! More: https://t.co/azb3czWDeK https://t.co/oSfptOaBOJ

16 April 2019, 9:46 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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