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.

New #UISedu Students and Family Members: Mark your calendars for Convocation on Wednesday, August 22 at 5:10 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. We look forward to welcoming you to campus! @UIS_NSOPR https://t.co/DkPzmYFgQm

New #UISedu Students and Family Members: Mark your calendars for Convocation on Wednesday, August 22 at 5:10 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. We look forward to welcoming you to campus! @UIS_NSOPR https://t.co/DkPzmYFgQm

15 August 2018, 1:07 pm

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@luigimvc We look forward to welcoming you back to #UISedu!

15 August 2018, 1:04 pm

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RT @UISeduAlumni: Alumni & friends are invited to join us at the 2018 Prairie Star 5K hosted by @UISCampusRec on Saturday, September 8! Hel…

RT @UISeduAlumni: Alumni & friends are invited to join us at the 2018 Prairie Star 5K hosted by @UISCampusRec on Saturday, September 8! Hel…

15 August 2018, 1:02 pm

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#UISedu Freshmen Move-In Day is next Wednesday! We can’t wait to welcome hundreds of new students to campus. Here’s what you need to know about Move-In Day: https://t.co/hBwO0yL3Mk https://t.co/bAV7EiuEYl

#UISedu Freshmen Move-In Day is next Wednesday! We can’t wait to welcome hundreds of new students to campus. Here’s what you need to know about Move-In Day: https://t.co/hBwO0yL3Mk https://t.co/bAV7EiuEYl

15 August 2018, 12:05 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: .@UISHoops Adds Seven for 2018-19 Season #BeStellar #ProtectThePrairie #WeAreStars https://t.co/Usm8BvK5s9

15 August 2018, 12:00 pm

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RT @ChancellorKoch: University of Illinois was part of Ag Day today at the Fair - it was great to see #UISedu employee Grant Johnson showin…

RT @ChancellorKoch: University of Illinois was part of Ag Day today at the Fair - it was great to see #UISedu employee Grant Johnson showin…

14 August 2018, 8:46 pm

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RT @UISAthletics: Head to https://t.co/iu1wMvsMXa for your Back to School needs! FREE SHIPPING starts TODAY! #WeAreStars #ProtectThePrairie…

14 August 2018, 2:34 pm

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RT @UofILSystem: “People should remember, this is a public university. It doesn’t belong to me, it belongs to the people of Illinois,” @Cha…

14 August 2018, 2:24 pm

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Hired! Recent #UISedu master's of public administration graduate Caitlin Osborn is now working as a Recreational Services Operations Coordinator at the University of Kansas. Congratulations! https://t.co/7lPMisKFhX

Hired! Recent #UISedu master's of public administration graduate Caitlin Osborn is now working as a Recreational Services Operations Coordinator at the University of Kansas. Congratulations! https://t.co/7lPMisKFhX

14 August 2018, 12:05 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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