Future SIU Freshmen

Prospective Freshmen

Future freshmen, let's build something together!

Campus Aerial

We have lots to see and do. Take a virtual tour.

Be a Part of this.

You're probably wondering what SIU has to offer.

check First-rate education 

check Fond, everlasting memories

check Meaningful, long-term relationships

check 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

Freshmen, apply now for Fall 2018. Transfer students, start your application now to jumpstart your future.

Graduate dates and deadlines

Bob Odenkirk

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

The Daily Egyptian earned 25 awards at the annual Illinois College Press Association Awards in February. The DE, the university’s student-run newspaper, earned five first-place awards, eight second-place awards, seven third-place awards and five honorable mentions. Dozens of Illinois college newspapers submitted more than 1,000 entries.

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