Southern Illinois University Carbondale - 2018-19 Transfer Piece

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Love At First Sight. We Get That A Lot.



Open House. Daily Visit. Transfer Visit Day.

SIU Online A university that goes where you go. Be virtual! Some degree programs are available 100% online.

Register ahead to maximize your visit potential.

Be flexible! Blend individual online classes into your on-campus schedule.


SIU at a glance 14-to-1

Student-to-faculty ratio.

35% of undergraduates are minority students.

SIU is among the top

of classes have 19 or fewer students.


84% of courses offered have fewer than 30 students.




of all U.S. higher ed research institutions


graduate students are working toward their master’s, Ph.D., law or medical degrees.


14,554 30


of the food in University Housing dining halls comes from within Illinois or a 250-mile radius of campus.

of undergraduates are from out-of-state

at Morris Library. Books are only part of the collection.

students from every state and more than 100 countries.

Costs $14,599

Tuition and fees


Housing and meals



Receive Financial Aid


THE GREAT CARDBOARD BOAT REGATTA is an oft-copied SIU original! Build a cardboard boat, cross the finish line or sink trying.

Medical professionals at Student Health Services

It’s a Saluki nation – we’ve eliminated out-of-state tuition.


8 ranks SIU among the top in online financial aid.






water bottles out of landfills through reuse / recycle efforts.

WE CELEBRATE: Black History, Women’s History, Asian Pacific American Heritage, LGBTQ History, Hispanic/Latino Heritage, and Native American Heritage.

– Major theater productions + additional special performances


Colors: Maroon & White Mascot: Salukis Fight Song: Go Southern Go!

Restaurants in the Student Center

THE BIG MUDDY FILM FESTIVAL – one of the oldest studentrun film festivals in the U.S.


– Multi-day/ multi-site music festivals + dozens of individual concerts


We believe in know-how, not know-about. Internships, publications, portfolios, research or academic presentations, you’ll do as you learn. In every major.

• McNair Scholars and REACH – Faculty-mentored, grant-funded intensive projects. • Internships – Career Services • Service learning – Center for Service-Learning and Volunteerism • Assistantships and field training – by major • Expand your horizons – Study Abroad

Hannah Neumeier, recreation professions, St. Louis, Missouri, with Mary. Transferred from St. Louis Community College. Giant City Stables therapeutic riding program volunteer. St. Louis ARC internship.

Francois Gitamu, Paralegal Studies major, Nairobi, Kenya and Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Transferred from Rend Lake College. Transfer Transition Leader.

SALUKI COUNTRY. Symbiosis ST. LOUIS 104 miles

NASHVILLE 216 miles

MEMPHIS 214 miles

The university is a vital part of the region’s economy and cultural landscape. Community outreach involves every part of the university – from architectural studies to zoology. When you are a Saluki, you are part of a community. That means something. SIU is a Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement university.

“I feel like I’m really moving forward in my life and SIU is a key part of that.”

FIND YOUR PACK. 275+ student organizations. Many for transfers, non-traditional students, and veterans. Raise awareness. Promote a cause. Attend professional conferences. Be sporty. Create art. Get social. What do you want to do?

LIVE ON CAMPUS. Evergreen Terrace and Wall & Grand apartments are among the options available to transfer students.

– William Browning, Metropolis, Illinois. Shawnee Community College. SI Bridges, McNair Scholar.

Transfer Equivalencies: Check online to see how your college credits transfer to SIU. Check by school or by program.

Community College Partnerships and Transfer Programs: We have guaranteed admission and dual admission programs with several community colleges.

Program Articulation Agreements: Plan ahead! These agreements are program specific and lay out a course of study you should follow at your community college. Check to see if your program is eligible.

Capstone Option: More than 30 programs are eligible for the Capstone Option. Capstone may reduce your University Core Curriculum requirements if you hold an eligible associate degree, which puts you on a faster track to your bachelor’s degree.

SIU is honored to be a university of choice for U.S. military veterans. Military Friendly® School – Victory Media

Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 – Military Times magazine

Top School – Military Advanced Education & Transition magazine

Non-Traditional Students: Your time is valuable! We get it. You need flexibility, efficiency and opportunity. Non-Traditional Student Services will help you achieve the degree you want and the college experience you deserve.


Apply NOW! Apply online: Send official transcripts from each college attended Application fee is $40 (nonrefundable)

Apply early!

Let's Get


Most students apply one year before they intend to come to SIU. Applying early gives you the best chance of admission, scholarships and financial aid.

AFFORDABILITY How to Apply for Financial Aid:

More than


of our students receive financial aid. Apply early for your best chance.

• Fill out the FAFSA • Include the SIU federal school code: 001758 • Fill out the General Scholarship Application as soon as you are admitted.

Financial Aid Deadline:

Complete the FAFSA after Oct. 1 but before Dec. 1 for priority consideration.

We’ve eliminated out-of-state tuition. Here’s more information:


• Become admitted and fill out the General Scholarship Application by Dec. 1 to be considered for the greatest number of scholarships. • All academic scholarship offers are made electronically – be sure to check your email frequently and respond promptly to any offers. • See what’s available in your area, find deadlines and details: Submit a Transfer Scholars Program Application by Feb. 17 in order to be considered for the Provost’s and Transfer Achievement Scholarships. You will need to be admitted to SIU by Feb. 1. Provost’s Scholarships cover full tuition and mandatory fees for two years.


Transfer Achievement Scholarships provide a total value of $16,000 for two years.

Dean’s Transfer Scholarships award $4,000 each year for two years.

Installment payment plan. SIU offers an interest-free monthly payment plan with flexible payment options. Tuition guarantee. The tuition you pay your first semester is locked in for four years. Tuition increases will not affect you. Legacy Tuition Rate. If your parent or guardian is an SIU graduate, you qualify. Members of Phi Theta Kappa may be eligible for a $3,000 PTK scholarship. Requirements online. 2019-2020 costs: Rates will be online when available. 2018-2019 costs: Tuition and fees: $14,599



From 100% online degree programs to individual classes that supplement your in-class schedule, we are offering an increasing number of classes online.

Program Specific Requirements

Your major may have specific transfer admission requirements. Not sure? We’ll help. 618-536-4405

Accounting + Africana Studies Agribusiness Economics Agricultural Systems and   Education Agricultural Communications Agricultural Education Agricultural Systems   Technology Management Agriculture Production  Management Food and Process Engineering  Technology General Agriculture Animal Science Equine Science Production Science & Pre-Veterinary Anthropology Architectural Studies Construction Management Art* Art History Ceramics Communication Design Drawing General Studio Glass Industrial Design Metalsmithing Painting Printmaking Sculpture Automotive Technology Aviation Flight** Aviation Management Professional Pilot


Aviation Technologies + Aircraft Maintenance Aviation Electronics Helicopter Maintenance Behavior Analysis and   Therapy Biological Sciences* Biomedical Science Ecology Business and   Administration*** + Chemistry American Chemical Society  Certification Biochemistry Business Chemical Education Chemistry Honors Comprehensive Chemistry Environmental Chemistry Forensic Chemistry Cinema & Photography Cinema Media Arts Photography Civil Engineering Environmental Engineering Communication Disorders   and Sciences* Communication Studies Intercultural Communication Interpersonal Communication Organizational Communication Performance Studies Persuasive Communication Public Relations Computer Engineering Computer and Electrical   Engineering (dual degree)

Computer Science Criminology and   Criminal Justice + Crop, Soil, and Environmental  Management Crop Production and  Management Soil Science Dental Hygiene Dental Hygiene Education/   Management Early Childhood* Child and Family Services Preschool/Primary Economics Financial Economics General Economics International Economics Law and Economics Electrical Engineering Electrical Engineering  Technology + Electronic Systems   Technologies + Electronics Management Elementary Education* English* Creative Writing Literature Pre-professional Exercise Science Fashion Design and   Merchandising Fashion Design Fashion Merchandising Fashion Stylist Fermentation Science Finance Financial Institutions

Financial Management Investments Forestry Forest Hydrology Forest Recreation and   Park Management Forest Resources   Management Urban Forest Management Wildlife Habitat Management   and Conservation Geography & Environmental  Resources Climate and Water Resources Environmental Sustainability Geographic Information   Science Geology Environmental Geology Geophysics Resource Geology Health Care Management + History* History Honors Horticulture Production Horticulture Landscape Horticulture Turf Management Hospitality & Tourism  Administration + Human Nutrition & Dietetics Dietetics/Pre-Nursing Nutrition for Wellness Didactic Program in Dietetics Industrial Management and   Applied Engineering + Quality Management Information Systems   Technologies +

and MINORS Interior Design Journalism + Advertising/Integrated   Marketing Communications News-Editorial Photojournalism Sports Media Languages, Cultures,   International Studies African & Middle Eastern  Studies Asia & South Pacific   Studies Classics East Asian Language & Culture Europe Studies Foreign Language &   International Trade French French-Teacher Education* German German-Teacher Education* International Studies Latin American &   Caribbean Studies Spanish Spanish-Teacher Education* Linguistics English as a New Language Management Entrepreneurship Management of Health Care  Enterprises Personnel Management Supply Chain Management Marketing Mathematics* Actuarial Mathematics Mechanical Engineering Microbiology

Mortuary Science & Funeral  Service + Music* Liberal Arts - Music Music Business Music Education Music Theory-Composition Performance-Guitar Performance-Instrumental Performance-Keyboard Performance-Voice Studio Jazz Performance Musical Theater Paralegal Studies Pre-Law Philosophy Pre-Law Physical Therapist   Assistant** Physics Biomedical Physics Computational Physics Materials and Nanophysics Physiology Plant Biology Ecology Molecular and   Biochemical Physiology Systematics and Biodiversity Political Science International Affairs Pre-Law Public Service Psychology Parent Training Public Health Public Safety   Management*** +

Radio, Television, and   Digital Media Digital Media Arts and  Animation Electronic Journalism Electronic Sports Media Media Industries Production-Radio/Audio Production-TV/Video Radiologic Sciences** + Radiology Management/   Education Diagnostic Medical     Ultrasound Magnetic Resonance     Imaging/Computed     Tomography Radiation Therapy     Technology Recreation Professions Recreation Management Outdoor Leadership and  Management Therapeutic Recreation Rehabilitation Services Social Work Sociology Special Education* Sport Administration Technical Resource   Management + Health and Safety  Management Organizational Development Theater University Studies Workforce Education &  Development

Organizational Training and  Development Zoology Animal Biology Environmental Biology Fisheries Biology and   Aquatic Conservation Pre-Veterinary Medicine Wildlife Biology and  Conservation

Pre-Professional Programs, Non-Degree Programs Pre-Chiropractic Pre-Dentistry Pre-Engineering Pre-Law Pre-Medicine Pre-Music Pre-Nursing Pre-Occupational Therapy Pre-Optometry

Pre-Pharmacy Pre-Physical Therapy Pre-Physician Assistant Pre-Podiatry Pre-Veterinary Medicine


Aerospace Studies   (Air Force ROTC) Leadership Military Science   (Army ROTC)


(Most majors are also available as a minor)

Aerospace Studies   (Air Force ROTC) Air Traffic Control Aircraft Product Support Airport Management and   Planning American Sign Language American Studies Animation Art Education Asian Studies Child and Family Services Chinese Classical Civilization Coaching East Asian Civilization Energy Engineering Environmental Studies Equine Studies Food and Process   Engineering Technology Forensic Science Game Design and   Development GIS Global Studies Greek Health Information and   Informatics Management Japanese Kinesiology Latin Latino & Latin American   Studies Leadership Military Science   (Army ROTC) Long Term Care Administration

Museum Studies Native American Studies Neuroscience Peace Studies Photography STEM Leadership Sustainability Television Studies Visual and Screen Cultures Women, Gender and   Sexuality Studies

Key    Maroon = Major    Black = Specialization

+ = Online major degree

or degree completion options.

* T eacher certification program available.

** A ssociate degree

program; can lead toward a bachelor’s degree or third-year specialization beyond associate.

*** Offered off campus only.

Undergraduate Admissions Mail Code 4710 Southern Illinois University 1263 Lincoln Drive Carbondale, IL 62901 618 / 536-4405 Printed by the authority of the State of Illinois 07/18, 6,000 Job# 2018-1878