UIS provides a unique, student-focused educational experience that emphasizes learning in and outside of the classroom. Every measure has been taken with the utmost care and consideration to support safety for living, learning, working and training at UIS. We are United In Safety.
Prioritizing On-Campus Health and Safety
The campus community is united to promote a safe environment through personal responsibility and enhanced facility precautions. This solidarity reflects our care, respect and compassion for everyone in the Prairie Stars family.
Our priority is to provide a healthy learning environment in which you can safely continue your education.
- Depending on a student’s schedule, course delivery may be fully remote or blended (on-campus and remote).
- Registered students can check their classes’ course delivery info via Student Self-Service.
- Fully online programs are also available for students who prefer to continue their education remotely.
Town Hall BriefingsMore Town Hall Briefings on Chancellor Whitney's site
COVID-19 Saliva Testing for Non-Symptomatic Employees and Students
Questions: Contact Bethany Bilyeu
UIS Health Services
Available by appointment only. Serving COVID testing needs only for symptomatic students.
Questions for the nurse:
Contact our COVID-19 team
Safety in Action
Since March 2020, the UIS campus community has banded together to promote safety and wellness. Our commitment to one another means students can continue to pursue their educational and personal goals.
Leaders in Online Learning
Since 1997, the Center for Online Learning, Research and Service (COLRS) has promoted and supported the university’s development of online and blended learning. Our mission is to provide leadership in the development of effective practices, advancement of technologies and the dissemination of research that will improve faculty, student and institutional effectiveness online.
We’ve created a Remote Learning Orientation portal packed with tools and resources to help students better navigate their learning experience. Simply log in with your UIS NetID.