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
Start your application now to jumpstart your future.
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 First Saluki Center earned the 2021 Silver Excellence Award in the First-generation Student Success category from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators/Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. The center also was named a First-Gen Forward Campus by the Center for First-generation Student Success in 2020.