Future SIU Freshmen

Prospective Freshmen

Future freshmen, let's build something together!

Campus Aerial

There's lots to see and do. Take a virtual tour.

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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

Special Collections features a noteworthy assortment of world-class collections. Some are unique to SIU, such as the papers of SIU alumnus and former U.S. Sen. Roland Burris, an attorney who was the first African-American elected to statewide office in Illinois, and the papers of Katherine Dunham, renowned American dancer, choreographer, author, educator and social activist.

More Points of Pride