- Advising Center
Freshmen Orientation is a very important event that will help your college career start on the right note.
If you have not signed up for a Freshmen Orientation, please contact the New Student Orientation and Parent Relations office at (217) 206-5556 or email@example.com. They will assist you in registering for an orientation date.
Are you a new transfer student?
If you are transferring to UIS and are undecided on a major, please contact the Advising Center at (217) 206-7471 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment with an advisor to discuss your academic direction.
If you are transferring to UIS with a decided major and more than 30 credit hours, please contact your major department for advising.
To schedule advisor appointments -
If your major is ACC, ECO, MGT, BBA, MIS use Starfish to schedule with Carmalita Kemayo.
If your major is ENG, HIS, VPA, SWK, CSC, or LIS or you are a STARS student use Starfish to schedule with Tarah Sweeting-Trotter.
If your major is COM, CRJ, LES, PSC, PSY, SOA, or you are Undeclared contact Mae Noll at email@example.com.
If your major is CHE, BIO, CLS, MAT contact Lori Benedict at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ECCE’s (Engaged Citizenship Common Experience)
Starting Fall 2012 entering students must complete ECCEs in at least 2 of the 3 ECCE categories – U.S. Communities, Global Awareness, and/or Engagement per major requirements – in addition to Speakers Series for a total of 10 Hours.
“It helps take some of the confusion out of signing up for new classes.”
- Clayson, Class of 2013