Incoming Students

Thinking of attending SIU? Have you decided to transfer to Southern?  Here are some helpful resources to get you started.

SIUC Facts
General Information about Southern and the Carbondale campus.

Admission Requirements for incoming freshmen, veterans, transfer students, former students and more.

Academic Programs
Find out what area of study best fits your interests.  Maybe you are Southern's next David Lee Murphy (Speech Comm '83), Dennis Franz (Theater '68) or Curt Jones (Microbiology '81)!

Get your application for admission to SIU.   

SIU Housing
Learn about Southern's dorms, apartments, dining halls and more.  Make reservations for your room online.

Student Orientation and Advisement Registration is an important step for every Saluki.  Register for a SOAR date today!

Financial Aid
Learn about your financial aid options by checking out SIU's financial aid homepage.

SalukiNet is a premier resource for SIU students.  Check your grades, bursar bill, degree progress and more, all while staying up to date on the latest campus news.

Campus Map
Need to find your way around the Carbondale campus?  Download this map and you'll never be lost again.

Student ID
Get your DawgTag ID at the Student Center's ID Office.  This ID will get you into the Student Recreation Center, dining halls, and athletic events.  You can also use it as "Debit Dawg," a new way to pay for food, books and more on campus and in Carbondale.

Email Address 
Get your very own "" e-mail address by signing up online.  A privilege for students, faculty and staff!