Ambassadors for Illinois Connection
stay informed of the issues and priorities affecting the University and each
of the campuses. On specific issues, we also hope you will serve as an advocate
by communicating with governmental officials, civic leaders and others to promote
a greater understanding of the impact the University has on the state, nation
and world. The more people who speak with one voice, the more effective Illinois
Connection will be.
As an advocate for the University of Illinois, we want to ensure that you
have up-to-date information to assist you in telling the Illinois story. Please
feel free to use the data below when you communicate with your legislators, and
when you speak to others in your community about the affect the University has
on our state and nation. Click any thumbnail below to view that document.
Tips and tools on effective communication with legislators.
||Arm yourself with the facts: University
of Illinois 2010 Pocket Facts.
||Impact Illinois: Overview
of the University’s impact
on Illinois in education, public service, health care, research and economic
||Accomplishments of UI faculty,
students and staff: Excellence + Access Annual Report 2008-09.