Future SIU Freshmen
Future freshmen, let's build something together!
Be a Part of this.
You're probably wondering what SIU has to offer.
Fond, everlasting memories
Meaningful, long-term relationships
Exciting, productive futures
It's all here. Let's get started.
Important Dates and Deadlines
For financial aid consideration, complete and submit your FAFSA form as soon as possible. Our Federal School Code is 001758.
Many undergraduate scholarships are still available
Did You Know?
If you watch AMC's "Better Call Saul" or "Breaking Bad," you're watching SIU alumnus Bob Odenkirk portray Saul Goodman.
Point of Pride
For a second straight year, SIU Carbondale earned honors from the Sierra Club with a spot on the organization’s “2017 Cool Schools” list. SIU is one of just five public universities in Illinois to earn a ranking within the top 200 on the Sierra Club’s list. The university earned some of its highest marks for academics, co-curricular programming and waste management.