About the Campuses

University of Illinois at Springfield

Photo of University of Illinois at SpringfieldThe University of Illinois at Springfield emphasizes a strong liberal arts core, engagement in public affairs, and dedication to community outreach. The campus is located in the state capital where public policy and politics are the order of almost every day. The campus offers more than 40 degree-granting programs and is a recognized leader in online education. By pairing academic excellence with small class size that offers substantial student-faculty interaction, high-quality programs and internships in public affairs, journalism and government, UIS offers a unique educational experience.

Faculty and students enhance the city of Springfield, and graduates assume leadership positions in government, media, and communications.

Each undergraduate’s life is enriched by participating in programs that open doors to the world beyond the borders of the campus. Faculty, staff, students and alumni engage in activities and programs in business, natural sciences, social sciences, education, and the humanities. Making a difference in the world is a tenet of the UIS educational philosophy.

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