Find Your Purpose, Find Your Passion

University of Illinois Springfield

We make every effort to provide excellent service by using sound and effective personnel practices.

People make the place at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS). UIS is an equal opportunity employer that strives to attract, select, and develop a diverse community of people that are talented, passionate, and driven.

UIS provides an intellectually rich, collaborative, and intimate learning environment where students, faculty and staff support each other and our academic and extracurricular endeavors, while serving local, regional, state, national, and international communities.

Why Employees Choose UIS


  • Employees of UIS may choose from a number of competitive health insurance plans, a dental plan, flexible spending plans, several types of term life insurance, long term disability insurance, supplemental investment programs and additional optional offerings.

  • Employees and their children may also be eligible for tuition waivers.

  • UIS provides sick time, shared benefits leave, vacation time, floating holidays, several paid holidays and other opportunities to take time away from work when necessary.

  • Employees are also protected by a university-funded workers’ compensation program.


  • Find more information about benefits and leave at UIS.