Future SIU Military and Veteran Students

Prospective Military or Veteran Students

Military Student

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

Start your application now to jumpstart your future.

Graduate dates and deadlines

Run to remember

Veteran Highlight

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

With a total collection of more than 75,000 objects, University Museum’s collection starts with the birth of SIU 150 years ago. The Museum's SIU history collection includes pieces of Old Main; President Daniel B. Parkinson’s walking stick; President Delyte Morris’ Eames chair, cheerleading uniforms, yearbooks, mascot costumes and more.

More Points of Pride