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Office of Transition Services

Welcome Freshmen, Transfer, and Graduate students!

Mission:

Transition Services is committed to providing quality service to all students to help them make a successful transition to campus and to provide them with information to aid their connection to the campus community.

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Transition Services is in a new location! Come see us in the Student Affairs Building!

Want to order a care package? New Student Orientation and Parent Relations has recently partnered with Our Campus Market to offer you TONS of gift items to send to a student.

FREE TRANSPORTATION FROM AMTRAK STATION to UIS Aug. 19 – 24

Students arriving at the Springfield AMTRAK station between August 19 and August 24 will be transported to UIS free of charge via The Gracious Cab Company.  The pick-up times are 10:15 AM, 12:50 PM, 5:30 PM, 8:40 PM and 10:25 PM each day between August 19th and August 24th.  Student wishes to use this service should call the Gracious Cab Company at 217-685-9900 and tell them they are an arriving UIS student and the time of their scheduled arrival at the Springfield Station..  The pick-up times are 10:15 AM, 12:50 PM, 5:30 PM, 8:40 PM and 10:25 PM each day between August 19th and August 24th.  Student wishes to use this service should call the Gracious Cab Company at 217-685-9900 and tell them they are an arriving UIS student and the time of their scheduled arrival at the Springfield Station.

Other transportation options are also available, including new and returning programs sponsored by the Division of Affairs as well as route information for the city bus (SMTD).  Check out the Student Life website to learn more about these opportunities!