Always Illinois empowers you to maintain lifelong relationships, to network within the ILLINOIS family in a secure global community, and to stay connected with the campus, your college, department, and student or alumni organizations.
Always Illinois provides a culture of connectivity for the entire ILLINOIS family!
It's like an ILLINOIS version of Facebook or MySpace with the added security and privacy you deserve. Always Illinois is a trusted and secure online forum where thousands of members of the Illinois family can build and maintain personal and professional connections.
Unlike [other] online social networks that are open to the general public, Always Illinois is a private and secure network ... .
Always Illinois is driven by you. Once on the network, you can join customized groups for your class year and degree-granting unit, your geographic location, student organizations, professional organizations ... .Communicate through messaging, photo albums and blogs, and use the search capability to find other alumni who share common interests, acquaintances, professions, locations, and more.
First, create a profile. Then invite friends and colleagues to join your network or become your friend. Once you create your network, you are also linked to the networks of all the people you know ... . [snip]