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

The Student Multicultural Resource Center, a division of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, promotes an environment of SIU collaboration to educate, affirm, evaluate and advocate for excellence and inclusion. The center supports student success in learning and development while nurturing an institutional climate of social justice and equity. It includes the Black Resource Center, Hispanic/Latino Resource Center, Women’s Resource Center and LGBTQ Resource Center.

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