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Photo & Video Coverage Policy

Video Coverage Policy

The Office of Campus Relations at the University of Illinois Springfield produces news and feature videos as part of an overall campus communications and marketing strategy.

Decisions about whether an event warrants video coverage will be made by the Office of Campus Relations based on the events newsworthiness, its visual qualities and its overall connection to the communications and marketing strategy.

Safety & Security


Campus Violence Prevention Plan

The University of Illinois at Springfield’s Campus Violence Prevention Plan is designed to comply with applicable federal and state regulations and to provide the policies and procedures to be followed in dealing with issues related to violence on campus.

Hundreds of students return to UIS for the start of fall semester 2020 classes

Nearly 900 University of Illinois Springfield students returned to campus for the start of Fall Semester 2020 classes during Move-In Week, held Aug. 17-21.

All students were required to pre-register for a move-in time slot in order to reduce congestion and support physical distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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UIS celebrates 50th anniversary by reflecting on a bold legacy and looking forward to a bright future

The University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) is celebrating its 50th anniversary during academic year 2020-21, as the public liberal arts university reflects on a bold legacy and looks forward to a bright future as an educational leader in central Illinois and beyond.

Billboards featuring UIS’ 50th anniversary logo and tagline “Bold Legacy. Bright Future.” are now up in Springfield. UIS also plans to celebrate the anniversary on its social media channels.

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Professor’s Book Lands on Must Read List

University of Illinois Springfield Professor of Political Science Jason Pierceson’s “LGBTQ Americans in the U.S. Political System: An Encyclopedia of Activists, Voters, Candidates, and Officeholders” was recently featured on Choice’s top ten editors’ pick list for June 2020.

Choice is a publishing unit of the Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association.