Saturday Visits

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Student Services Building at night

Saturday Dates

Undergraduate Admissions is open on select Saturdays in the Fall and Spring. 

Saturday, September 9

Saturday, October 28

Saturday, November 11

Saturday visits take place between 10:45 a.m. and 2:15 p.m.  Your visit will begin with brunch with a student in Trueblood Dining Hall, compliments of Undergraduate Admissions. You'll tour campus, a residence hall, the Recreation Center and  conclude with a session with Admissions. 

An email and text message reminder will be sent to those who pre-register at least one week prior to the date of the visit. Online registration will close at noon on the business day preceding each program.  You may also register on site on the day of your visit.

Visit begins in Trueblood Hall, 1175 South Washington Street, Carbondale, IL, 62901.

If you need additional information about a Saturday Visit, please contact the Campus Visit Program, at (618) 453-7141 or visitsiu@siu.edu.

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Getting Here

Five hours from Chicago. Two hours from St. Louis. A world away from impossible. Whether you want to drop by for a visit or you’re dropping off a student for move-in day, we’re easy to find.

Open Houses

Undergraduate Admissions conducts two Saturday Open Houses per year. Open Houses are larger and feature more activities, tours and information sessions. Please visit the Open House page for more information.

Individualized Visits

Individualized visits are offered Monday through Friday throughout the year.  You will have the opportunity to meet with an Admissions Coordinator to go over admissions policies, financial assistance, housing and any additional interests you may have.  You can also request an appointment with a representative in your major and take a campus tour.

Group Visits

If you’re looking for a great educational opportunity for your school or organization, SIU would love to host your group for a campus visit. Group Visits are available Monday – Friday and at each Open House.