Carbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale


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Recent Reviews

Tori
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love my choice in college. The people are great, professors reach out to you, and I have never felt unsafe on this campus. ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love my choice in college. The people are great, professors reach out to you, and I have never felt unsafe on this campus. There are tons of opportunities for helping with research projects, getting help finding internships or jobs, as well as being advised for what the best fit is for you.

Xochitl
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I was accepted into the university a year ago, due to my financial situation I was not able to attend that year. The faculty ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I was accepted into the university a year ago, due to my financial situation I was not able to attend that year. The faculty offered me help but it was m decision to return stronger than before. I was welcomed with open arms once more.

Elyse
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it here, my professors are incredible and super personable. there is a grand variety of activities on and off campus f...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it here, my professors are incredible and super personable. there is a grand variety of activities on and off campus for any and everyone. Overall, the students are accepting and supportive of one another. The nature here is my favorite part, the campus forrest is breath-taking during all seasons, no shortage of vegetation around here. The community gardens are wonderful and have delicious, organically grown, free produce. All in all, a wonderful school.

Elijah
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a place with many opportunities for getting involved, expanding your academic hori...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a place with many opportunities for getting involved, expanding your academic horizons, and having a great time. On campus, there are several facilities for eating, working out, and extracurricular activities. In addition, the environment of Carbondale is of a college town which caters to college students.

Anson
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think that Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a very inviting college. The students and faculty who work there make...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think that Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a very inviting college. The students and faculty who work there make the campus feel like it is a home away from home. Everyone there makes you feel welcomed and is eager to help you when you are confused and in need of assistance. To sum everything up this is definitely a college that i would recommend people attend.

Danielle
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It was very good and everyone was very nice and friendly

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It was very good and everyone was very nice and friendly

Pyrogirl
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great! I love Carbondale and the people on campus are so nice. The teachers have been so helpful to me. I feel like I'm actua...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Great! I love Carbondale and the people on campus are so nice. The teachers have been so helpful to me. I feel like I'm actually cared about there by the staff. I do think that the food could be better but that's all I can really complain about in my first year at SIUC.

Richard
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I do like the school but I do see a lot of room for improvements. A lot of people complain about the school but I am pretty ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I do like the school but I do see a lot of room for improvements. A lot of people complain about the school but I am pretty well satisfied with it. I indulge in working out at the recreation center so I am usually always up to something. I think the staffing and school system is not great but not horrible. I wish I knew my teachers and I wish I had help available at all times, because at many points I felt that wasn't the case.

Patrisha
What is your overall opinion of this school?

They seem to have a lot of administrative issues, but the classes are great, the information is wonderful and the degree is d...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

They seem to have a lot of administrative issues, but the classes are great, the information is wonderful and the degree is definitely worth it. However, you may pull your hair out trying to get things done with anyone in the staff. They have great rankings for academics though.

Kj
What is your overall opinion of this school?

SIUC is the perfect middle sized school for those who want to attend a university that is neither to big or to small. A negat...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

SIUC is the perfect middle sized school for those who want to attend a university that is neither to big or to small. A negative tho is that it is a college town that is pretty far from any metropolitan area. So if your from somewhere like Chicago you'll be a bit homesick. Also to be truthful the school tries to get a lot of money out of the students with expensive parking permits and required text/online classrooms. There also is a racist under tone at the school that nobody really speaks of but well and alive on the west side of campus as opposed to the east side which is a lot more diverse. All in all if you are reall serious about getting a degree and find yourself to be a well disciplined student immune to the great party scene here SIU could very well be the school for you. (Forgive the grammatical errors)

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  • Enrollment
  • 12,182
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $13,073
  • Acceptance rate
  • 77%

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