Social Media Directory

Many units have social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and others. Some universities have guidelines and recommendations that are also included here.

System Offices staff who manage or contribute to social media accounts on behalf of System offices are encouraged to join a System-only social media list.  Subscribe

System Offices social media

Department Follow on
Administrative Information Technology Services (AITS) TwitterFacebook
Office of Business and Financial Services (OBFS) TwitterFacebook
UI Federal Relations TwitterFacebook
UI State Relations TwitterFacebook
Institute for Government and Public Affairs (IGPA) Twitter 
Student Financial Services & Cashier Operations (USFSCO) TwitterFacebook 
Student Money Management Center (SMMC)  TwitterFacebook YouTube 
University of Illinois Online Facebook
University of Illinois Press Twitter 
University Relations (UofILSystem) TwitterFacebook YouTube google plus
Vice President for Research (OVPR) TwitterFacebook

UI Alumni Association social media

Department Follow on
Illinois Connection (advocacy network)   TwitterFacebook
Illinois (Urbana) Alumni   TwitterFacebook
Illinois (Urbana) Student Alumni Ambassadors   Facebook
UIC Alumni   Twitter
UIS Alumni   Facebook


University Relations maintains a YouTube channel for System videos.

If you have a video from your unit that you would like added, please follow the steps below:

  1. Upload your video file to a box folder
  2. Change the settings so that the folder is publicly accessible (click Share, then Access, and select Open)
  3. Send the box URL to and ask that your video be added. Please note if you would like a new playlist created for your unit.

U of I at Urbana-Champaign social media

List of colleges, schools, institutes, and units

Best practices from Public Affairs

U of I at Chicago social media

UIC social media properties

U of I at Springfield social media

List of UIS social media offerings by media type

Social media standards at UIS