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Eastern Illinois University

EIU Alumni Services

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I contact lost classmates?

The Find-A-Friend service is available for members of the Alumni Association. Questions, contact us at 800-ALUM-EIU (1-800-258-6348) or

How do I get an EIU license plate?

EIU plates can be requested through the Illinois Secretary of State's office. Click here to order Eastern plates online.

How can I update my address/contact info?

Contact Alumni Services at 800-ALUM-EIU, email , or complete our online update form.

Where can I obtain a copy of my transcript?

Transcripts are available through the Office of the Registrar. For more information on transcript requests, call 217-581-3511 or click here.

How can I get a replacement diploma?

Diplomas are available through the Office of the Registrar. There is a $25 fee and a request must be submitted in writing. For more information, call 217-581-3511.

Where can I purchase a class ring?

Class rings can be purchased through the Bookstore in the MLK Jr. University Union. Call 217-581-7234 or 217-581-5821, or visit

Where can I get pictures from graduation?

Contact the Commencement Office for more information on commencement photos.

Who verifies EIU degrees?

The Office of the Registrar verifies degrees. For more information, call 217-581-3511 or check out their web page.

How can I get a sports schedule or purchase athletic events tickets?

Sports schedules and tickets are available from the Athletics Office. Call 217-581-2319 or visit

Where can I purchase EIU merchandise?

You can purchase selected EIU items from the Union Bookstore's online store.


Physical Location

Brainard House
1548 4th St. Charleston, IL
Fax: 217-581-7206

Mailing Address

EIU Alumni Services
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920