Getting Here

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Transportation

AMTRAK
800-872-7245

Greyhound
618-549-3495

Hertz Rent-a-Car Southern Illinois Airport
800-654-3131

Hertz Rent-A-Car Williamson County Airport
800-654-3131

Vogler Ford Car Rental
618-457-8135

Southern Illinois Airport
618-529-1721

Williamson County Airport
618-993-3353

Mid-America Airport
618-566-5306

Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
314-426-8000

BART Transportation
800-284-2278

Ace Taxi, 319 North Illinois Avenue
618-549-8294

Saluki Express
(SIUC's mass transit system)
618-536-3351

Directions

Undergraduate Admissions (PDF)
Student Services Building
1263 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Recreation Center (PDF)
300 E. Grand Avenue
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Student Center (PDF)
1255 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
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SIU Arena (PDF)
1400 Arena Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Shryock Auditorium (PDF)
1050 S. Normal Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Parking on Campus

SIU Student Recreation CenterWe saved you a spot. We have lots of premium spaces reserved for visitors. Additionally, for those who require accessible parking and have a valid, state-issued placard, accessible parking is available in all lots on campus.

Student Recreation Center

Use visitor spaces in the lot on the north side of the building and also across the street on the south side. 

Student Center

On weekends, use the parking lot across the street from the front entrance. If it’s a weekday, park in lot 18 and 56 near the SIU Arena (view a parking map).

Undergraduate Admissions

Our office is located at 1263 Lincoln Drive (directly north of the Student Center). We have visitor spaces reserved north of the Student Services Building. If they are full, try the large parking lot for faculty and staff east of the main entrance to the Student Services Building.  

  • From 51 South – turn right onto Lincoln Drive. Turn right at the parking lot entrance on your immediate right and follow that road around to the left. Visitor spaces are located north of the Student Services Building. Additional parking is also available in the large lot east of the Student Services Building, as well as across from the Student Center. Please visit our office for a parking permit.
  • From 51 North - turn left onto Lincoln Drive. Turn right at the parking lot entrance on your immediate right and follow that road around to the left. Visitor spaces are located north of the Student Services Building. Additional parking is also available in the large lot east of the Student Services Building, as well as across from the Student Center. Please visit our office for a parking permit.

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