Office of International Programs

International Programs, a division within Academic Affairs, administers the Global Experience/study abroad program, works with colleges, departments and faculty on international initiatives and provides assistance to international faculty and staff on immigration issues including H, J, and O visas and permanent residency.

Contact Us

Telephone: (217) 206-8319/8318
Fax: (217) 206-6679
Office Location: Brookens 480 and 483


New Program!
UIS has joined the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP) a consortium of universities from around the world. Through ISEP UIS students will be able to apply to study at partner universities from 55 countries. Priority application deadline for 2016 spring programs is Feb. 1st.

UIS Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline – Feb. 14th (for studying summer and fall of 2016 and spring of 2017)

Featured Study Abroad Student – Dexter Burns