Spring Welcome 2023

Check back for updates and additions

Living on campus? Visit Residence Life for information regarding move-in

New Student Welcome - Spring 2023

Tuesday, January 10

Transfer/Graduate Orientation

Thursday, January 12

First Year Orientation | 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. | For more information please visit UIS Orientation

International Student Orientation | Time TBD Student Union Ballroom | For more information visit International Student Services

Women's Basketball | 5 p.m. TRAC

Men's Basketball | 7 p.m. TRAC

Friday, January 13

First Year Students | 10am-5pm | Foundations for Success - A series of workshops, presentations and tours to help establish a strong foundation for a successful transition to collegiate life at UIS - Required for all First year students - Registration not Required as this is a required program

Transfer Students | 10am-5pm | Foundations for Success - A series of workshops, presentations and tours to help establish a strong foundation for a successful transition to collegiate life at UIS - Register in advance to participate in this opportunity

International Students - Extended Opportunities | 1pm-5pm | Additional welcome program for International Students - Register in advance to participate in this opportunity

Saturday, January 14

Women's Basketball | 1 p.m. TRAC

Men's Basketball | 3 p.m. TRAC


Spring Welcome: Campus Wide

These are just a few of the events planned for the First Week of Spring 2023, check back December 12 for full calendar of events

Saturday, January 14

Women's Basketball | 1 p.m. TRAC

Men's Basketball | 3 p.m. TRAC

Monday, January 16

MLK Day of Service | Sponsored by Volunteer and Civic Engagement Center | More information to come

First Day of Classes

Tuesday, January 17

First Day of Classes

11 am - 3 pm - Student Leadership Center | Mega Make and Take | Sponsored by Student Life and Student Activities Committee Celebrate the First day of classes with a Mega Make and Take to get you set for the Spring Semester. Available Activities include Custom Air Brush items, Wire Art, and spend some time setting your intention for the semester with Intention Bracelets

Wednesday, January 18

3:30 - 6 pm - Student Union Ballroom | RSO Fair | Sponsored by Student Life Stop by the Student Union Ballroom to meet with many of our Registered Student Organizations for the annual RSO Fair.

Thursday, January 19

Women's Basketball | 5 p.m. TRAC

Men's Basketball | 7 p.m. TRAC

Friday, January 20

Saturday, January 21