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UI Labs wins big grant to help launch
manufacturing innovation hub in Chicago

UI Labs, a University of Illinois-led initiative, just won a big federal grant to help create a revolutionary center for digital manufacturing research and commercialization in Chicago. More than 1,000 calls and emails from the Alumni Association’s Illinois Connection advocacy network aided in the victory.Read more...


UIS Alumni Events

Lunch and Learn Series: Selecting Great Performances

Robert Vaughn, director of Sangamon Auditorium, will talk about the process of identifying and selecting shows for the 2,000-seat performing arts venue. Eric Thibodeaux-Thompson, associate professor and director of theatre, and Dathan Powell, assistant professor and scene design/technical director, will discuss performance selection and scene design for an emerging student theatre program.Read more...


UISClasss Ring promo
The UIS Ring tradition Whether you’re 19 or 79, on campus at UIS or enrolled online, you are part of an educated citizenry that’s proving that hopes, dreams and plans can come true. Recognize and celebrate your academic success by being part of the UIS Ring tradition. Learn more about UIS Class rings
UIS Athletics

GLVC ranks high in student-athlete academic success

Among the 24 NCAA Division II schools analyzed by the national office, the Great Lakes Valley Conference to which UIS belongs ranked second in federal graduation rate and academic success rate.Read more...


UIS Alumni Sponsors

UIS Credit Card

Liberty Mutual logoReceive special rates from Liberty Mutual for auto, homeowners and renters insurance for UIS students, alumni and faculty. More.. Mercer logoGraduating? Don’t leave school without emergency medical insurance. Discover Alumni Association-endorsed plans from Mercer. More..
UIAA Corporate Partnership Program

UIAA Membership
Membership in the Alumni Association is an affordable way to stay connected to UIS, while making a tremendous impact on both students and the alumni nation. There are three easy ways to join or renew.

Online: Click here to join online via our secure server
Mail: Print, fill out and mail this PDF form
Phone: Call the Alumni Association at (800) 355-2586

Questions? Please call the UI Alumni Association at (800) 355-2586 or email alumni@uillinois.edu.

Get Involved
Illinois ConnectionILLINOIS CONNECTION. Tell the story of the University of Illinois by joining Illinois Connection. Your voice can influence decisions being made by legislators and other policy-making bodies. Read More about Illinois Connection

Alumni Volunteers & Engagement
UIS VolunteersAre you looking to share your time, skills and experience with UIS campus units and students? Check out these volunteer opportunities! Read More about volunteer and engagement opportunites

Alumni Career Center
Whether you're looking for a new job or just want to improve your career after 20 years, we can help you. Read More at the Alumni Career Center

Alumni Help
If you have a question, please call us at 217/333-1471 or 800/355-2586 or e-mail: alumni@uillinois.edu