The Division of Student Affairs is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Redbird Proud Young Alumni Award. The award recognizes young alumni who demonstrate great pride in Illinois State University and extend to others what they learned through their experience with Student Affairs. Recipients of this honor have demonstrated outstanding promise for contributions to Illinois State
Thousands of parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins flocked to Illinois State University on September 16-18, 2016, for Family Weekend. It’s one of our best fall traditions.
Whether you’re an education major, practicing educator, or considering a switch, the Education Showcase will help you uncover new opportunities at Illinois State!
Alumna Carol (Kinsella) Young ’68 and her three daughters are among at least 14 members of their family who’ve attended Illinois State University.
Governor Bruce Rauner, comedian Bill Engvall, circus alum Christian Stoinev, and even the Stanley Cup all made appearances at Family Weekend.
This year’s Family Weekend (October 2–4) brings back several of our most popular events plus new ones such as the inaugural Legacy Brunch.
In addition to the services provided to students, the Dean of Students Office also offers support for family members through Parent and Family Services.