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Connecting with the community and with other parents can often be a big help in managing the “parent” side of your life as a student-parent. You probably have lots of questions, we’ll try to answer a few …

Student-Parents

Student-Parents at UIS – About

Many college students today are what used to be considered “nontraditional”: working adults who often have family care responsibilities. Research shows that 26 percent of undergraduate college students have children. To substantially improve the rates of postsecondary credential attainment, which is crucial to increasing access to good jobs, colleges must recognize the need for supports and tailor them to college students with children.

Contact

Contact

Mailing Address:

The Dean of Students Office
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza, MS FRH 178
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

Directions:

The Dean of Students Office
Founders Residence Hall FRH 178
University of Illinois Springfield
One University Plaza
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

The office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or by appointment.

About

About

Mission of the Office of the Dean of Students

Serve all UIS students through outreach, programs and services focused on helping them enjoy college, be successful academically, prepare for graduation and careers, and assist them in successfully navigating needs and concerns that arise.