Collage of graduating Redbirds with ISU logo overlaid in red.

Redbird Roundup Winter Commencement Edition: Celebrating the Class of 2020

Illinois State University awarded approximately 1,070 baccalaureate degrees and 220 graduate degrees during winter commencement.
Former provost Jan Murphy and provost Aondover Tarhule.

Power of the provost

The academic component of the University experience is the most essential as it leads to graduation, yet it is rarely contemplated beyond the micro level.
President Larry Dietz

Reason to celebrate

Redbirds Rising: The Campaign for Illinois State succeeded in elevating the University, transforming support for its already lofty educational standards into life-changing opportunities.
Redbird Rep student influencer poses in the stands at Hancock Stadium

Redbird Holiday Gift Guide 2020

This year's gift guide has all the ideas you'll need to complete your holiday shopping for the Redbird fans in your life.
Two BSWs sanitize a room.

Building service workers help keep Redbirds safe

While Illinois State employees have been working remotely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Illinois State building service workers (BSWs) have been on campus every day, protecting...
Three copies of Illinois State alumni magazine with type showing A Century Ago

Improvements made to alumni magazine

Changes are coming to the alumni magazine beginning with the fall issue. After nearly a decade of the same look, the magazine design has been refreshed.
A dog wears a black and red Illinois State Redbirds bandana around his neck.

Rallying Redbirds: Explore options to display your campus pride

While we’re always proud to be a Redbird, Friday is the one day each week we make sure to show off our loyalty to the world.

ISU photographer Lyndsie Schlink wins 3 awards from University Photographers’ Association of America

Illinois State University Senior Photographer Lyndsie Schlink ’04 took home three awards June 19 from the University Photographers’ Association of America (UPAA) during its digital awards...
Collage of graduating students

Redbird Roundup Commencement Edition: Celebrating the Class of 2020

The unprecedented coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic didn't stop the Illinois State community from celebrating the Class of 2020!
Laura Fox and award

#RedbirdProud Social Media Award winners announced

University Marketing and Communications (UMC) announces the winners of the #RedbirdProud Social Media Awards.