Quick Facts

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At a Glance

UIS celebrates its diversity with a campus comprised of students and faculty of various ages, backgrounds, and ethnicity.
  • Colleges: Business and Management, Education and Human Services, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Public Affairs and Administration
  • Research Funding: Approximately $7 million annually
  • History: Established in 1969 as Sangamon State University by the Illinois General Assembly. On July 1, 1995, became a campus of the University of Illinois, thereafter known as the University of Illinois Springfield.
  • Location: Southeast side of Springfield, Illinois, near Lake Springfield. Approximately 200 miles southwest of Chicago and 100 miles northeast of St. Louis.
  • Campus: 746 acres

Achievements and Accolades

  • US News & World Report has ranked UIS among the top 15 public regional universities in the Midwest for the last 13 years. UIS was listed No. 1 in Illinois and No. 4 in the Midwest in 2020 rankings.
  • UIS welcomed the largest freshman class in university history in the fall of 2019.
  • The College of Business and Management is accredited by the AACSB, a distinction earned by less than 5% of business schools worldwide.
  • UIS alums comprise 28% of the college- educated workforce residing in Springfield.
  • UIS and its students and alumni add $833 million to the Illinois economy annually.

 

Class of 2018 Report

715

Baccalaureate degrees conferred

454

Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known

277

Working full-time or part-time

141

Continuing education at national or regional university

 

Fall on Campus

Students

Total enrollment: 4,275 (fall 2019)

  • Undergraduate students: 2,674 (63%)
  • Graduate students: 1,601 (37%)
  • Full-time: 55%, Part-time: 45%
  • Male: 48%, Female: 52%

Average age:

  • Undergraduate: 26
  • Graduate: 33

Demographics:

  • African-American – 13%
  • Hispanic: 8.1%
  • International – 8.7%
  • All other – 70.1%

Where students come from:

  • Illinois: 76.6%
  • Out of state: 14.6%
  • Foreign countries: 8.7%

Faculty and Staff

  • Full-time faculty: 206; part-time: 136
  • Full-time staff: 534
    • Academic Professionals: 217
    • Civil Service: 317
  • Part-time employees: 179
  • Student employees: 352
  • Graduate Student Interns/Assistants: 289

Student Life

85+ student clubs and organizations.

Member NCAA Div. II, Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC)

Intercollegiate athletic teams:
Baseball; men’s/women’s soccer, men’s/women’s tennis, men’s/women’s basketball, men’s/women’s golf, men’s/women’s cross country, men’s/women’s track and field, softball and volleyball.

Housing:
1,038 students reside in campus housing.

 

Academics

30 bachelor’s degrees, 20 master’s degrees, 1 doctoral program. Online majors: 1,451

Top enrolled programs:

Undergraduate

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Alumni

UIS has more than 43,000 living alumni located throughout the world.

 

UIS FY 2019 Budget:拍拍拍无挡视频免费1_日本一级婬片日本高清视频_九色综合亚洲色综合网 $90.77 million

Annual Expenses Illinois Non-residents
Tuition
(15 credit hrs.)
$9,405 $18,930
Fees & Assessments $4,158 $4,158
Room & Board $9,760 $9,760
Books & Supplies $1,200 $1,200
TOTAL
(fall 2019)
$24,523 $34,048