In-state Tuition

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Map of United States with Illinois HighlightedIt's a Saluki nation.
We’ve eliminated out-of-state tuition!

We’ve made it easy to become a Saluki no matter what state you call home. So go ahead -- Cross the (state) line!

In order to apply for financial aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).



Domestic, undergraduate students who are not IL residents pay the in-state tuition rate. This rate applies to undergraduate students who are new students, re-entering students, and those who are completing degrees. Find out more about estimated costs and budgets at SIU and utilize the student aid calculator.

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What Else Should I Know?

You should know about Illinois’ “Guaranteed Tuition Stabilization Plan” or "Truth in Tuition". Truth-in-Tuition guarantees a consistent tuition rate for four continuous academic years beginning with your first enrollment semester.

Salukis Worldwide

SIU is committed to diversity of all kinds. It’s part of creating a truly educational environment. We’re proud to say we attract students from all 50 states and from more than 100 countries.