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Your future awaits.

SIU Undergraduate Admissions will walk you through our countless options. Whether you’re a high school student looking for a four-year university, a transfer student continuing on to a bachelor’s degree, or a non-traditional student returning to finish a degree, SIU Admissions is the right place to begin.


Let SIU guide your journey.

We provide a thriving environment for international students from all over the world. You can apply as an undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, or law student. The Center for International Education will help you every step of the way, including providing information about admissions, cost, and visa information. 


Ready for the next step?

As one of the top-ranked Graduate Schools in the nation, our reputation for research and top-notch faculty makes SIU the best university for your continued educational journey. Work with the Graduate School to apply as a graduate or doctoral student, and begin your future as one of SIU's proud elite today. 

Off Campus/Online

Find your unique path.

With a variety of online classes, online bachelor’s, and online master’s degrees, you can succeed from anywhere. We also have programs at sites across the country, including military bases. At Extended Campus, find out how you can become a Saluki, wherever you are.

School of Law

Multiple degree programs are available.

SIU Law, in Carbondale, offers several paths toward your goal of making a meaningful impact in your career. Whatever your professional goals, SIU School of Law will prepare you to enter the next phase of your life undaunted and successful from day one.

School of Medicine 

Just what the doctor ordered.

Our School of Medicine, with main campuses in Carbondale and Springfield, is a leader in medical education. The School of Medicine offers several academic programs to fit your desire to assist people in meeting their healthcare needs.

Professor and students

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 2016. Transfer students, start your application now to jumpstart your future.

Graduate dates and deadlines


Agricultural Sciences
(618) 453-2469

Applied Sciences and Arts
(618) 536-6682

(618) 453-3328

Education and Human Services
(618) 453-2415

(618) 453-4321

Liberal Arts
(618) 453-2466

Mass Communication and Media Arts
(618) 453-4308

(618) 536-6666

Graduate School
(618) 536-7791

School of Law
(618) 536-7711

School of Medicine
(217) 545-6013