Future SIU Military and Veteran Students
Prospective Military or Veteran Students
Be a Part of this.
We take pride in our commitment to military veterans.
Our Veterans Center is dedicated to making the transition to student life a seamless one.
Can’t make it to Carbondale? No problem! We have you covered with on-base locations!
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
Lt. Ryan Chamberlain received his bachelor's degree in aviation management from SIU in 2003. Now, he flies with the Blue Angels.
Point of Pride
The Great Cardboard Boat Regatta, now a worldwide phenomenon, began at SIU Carbondale in 1974 as a freshman art and design class project for the late Richard Archer’s classes. The annual event will happen a 46th time on April 27, and has been viewed by hundreds of thousands of people and replicated around the world.