Southern Illinois University - Your College in Illinois
Something for everyone, Southern Illinois University is your place for college in Illinois.
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SIU students have everything they need to make their college experience challenging, exciting, and completely their own.
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Point of Pride
For a second straight year, SIU Carbondale earned honors from the Sierra Club with a spot on the organization’s “2017 Cool Schools” list. SIU is one of just five public universities in Illinois to earn a ranking within the top 200 on the Sierra Club’s list. The university earned some of its highest marks for academics, co-curricular programming and waste management.