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UIS Commencement set for May 13

Published Date:April 27, 2017

UIS will hold two commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in downtown Springfield.


Published Date: April 27, 2017

CAST program wins national approval

Published Date:April 11, 2017

The Child Advocacy Studies (CAST) certification program at the University of Illinois Springfield has been named one of only three Gundersen National Child Protection Training Center approved programs in the United States.


Published Date: April 11, 2017

Innocence Project client gets new trial

Published Date:April 6, 2017

A DuPage County judge has vacated the 1997 convictions of William (Bill) Amor, a client of the UIS Illinois Innocence Project, and ordered a new trial in the arson murder case.


Published Date: April 6, 2017

Papini named new UIS provost

Published Date:March 24, 2017

Dennis Papini has been selected to become the next UIS provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs effective July 1, 2017.


Published Date: March 24, 2017

Koch honored with leadership award

Published Date:March 23, 2017

Chancellor Susan Koch was honored with the UPCEA 11th Hour Award for Leadership on March 23 for her efforts during challenging budget times in Illinois.


Published Date: March 23, 2017

Fall Semester 2016 Dean's List

Published Date:February 13, 2017

A total of 580 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester.


Published Date: February 13, 2017

Business College earns reaccreditation

Published Date:February 9, 2017

The College of Business and Management has been reaccredited by the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).


Published Date: February 9, 2017

UIS tuition rate frozen for third year

Published Date:January 19, 2017

The U of I Board of Trustees approved tuition rates for next fall with no increase in base tuition for in-state freshmen, extending a three year tuition freeze at UIS.


Published Date: January 19, 2017

Student Union live camera

Published Date:November 24, 2016

Watch live as the new UIS Student Union is constructed.


Published Date: November 24, 2016

Fall enrollment increases at UIS

Published Date:September 8, 2016

A total of 5,428 students are enrolled, up from 5,402 students in fall 2015. That makes it the second largest student body in UIS history.


Published Date: September 8, 2016