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Black History Month events

Published Date:January 27, 2015

UIS will celebrate Black History Month in February with a variety of events designed to educate and raise awareness. The theme of this year’s celebration is “Bridging the Gap”.

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Published Date: January 27, 2015


Tobacco-free campus policy

Published Date:January 26, 2015

Chancellor Koch announces a new two-year phased in tobacco-free policy for the UIS campus.

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Published Date: January 26, 2015


U of I approves tuition freeze

Published Date:January 15, 2015

In-state freshmen will see no increase in base tuition next fall for the first time in more than two decades.

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Published Date: January 15, 2015


Koch: UIS economic impact on Springfield

Published Date:January 12, 2015

A new economic impact survey shows how the University of Illinois Springfield is having a major impact on the Sangamon County economy.

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Published Date: January 12, 2015


UIS online programs highly ranked

Published Date:January 6, 2015

U.S. News & World Report has ranked UIS online programs among the top 20 best in the nation.

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Published Date: January 6, 2015


Free course on Innocence Movement

Published Date:December 11, 2014

UIS will launch a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the Innocence Movement on February 2, 2015. The free online class is open to anyone who wants to participate.

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Published Date: December 11, 2014


UIS honored for volunteer efforts

Published Date:December 9, 2014

UIS has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for a seventh consecutive year.

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Published Date: December 9, 2014


UIS adds cross country/track & field

Published Date:December 2, 2014

UIS Athletics is adding men's and women's cross country and track and field as new intercollegiate sponsored sports.

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Published Date: December 2, 2014


UIS announces nursing partnership

Published Date:October 2, 2014

A new option for nursing is coming to Springfield! UIS is partnering with the University of Illinois at Chicago’s College of Nursing and Memorial Health System to offer a UIC Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree on the Springfield campus.

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Published Date: October 2, 2014


UIS breaks enrollment record

Published Date:September 16, 2014

Fall 2014 enrollment is up by nearly 300 students compared to the previous fall semester. According to the official fall census, the total number of students enrolled at UIS after the first 10 days of classes is 5,431.

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Published Date: September 16, 2014