Notable Alumni

The SIU Alumni Association is proud to acknowledge Southern's successful alumni.  Take a look below at the various programs designed to honor our alumni.

Distinguished Alumni
The Distinguished Alumni Award is given only once per year during Homecoming festivities.  This award is the highest honor bestowed upon a Southern graduate, and represents the finest and most successful alumni.

Alumni Achievement Award
Every May, SIU's colleges announce the winners of the Alumni Achievement Award.  This award is given to outstanding alumni from each college, and winners typically speak at commencement ceremonies.

They Also Walked The Halls
This program was designed to showcase successful alumni in various fields and industries around the world.  "They Also Walked the Halls" provides current students and potential students a model for what Southern success is all about.

Members Like Me
The SIU Alumni Association launched "Members Like Me" in 2007 to showcase members of the Association and their accomplishments.  Take a look at members around the world, just like you.