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IMPORTANT NOTE: FAFSA Application Opens Oct. 1

At Non-Traditional Student Services, OUR GOAL IS ENSURING YOU REACH YOURS!

The adult and transfer student population is growing and we have a place for YOU! SIU Carbondale is a nationally ranked research University so credentials earned here matter. If you are among the 75% of college students combining school with an already busy life, we invite you to take advantage of our services to help lighten your load and create a great college experience on your journey to degree completion.


August 16, 2023:  New Student Move-In

August 19, 2023:  Dawgs Night Out

August 20, 2023:  Chancellor's Welcome Fest

August 23, 2023:  Saluki Student Job Fair and GI Bill Orientation

August 24, 2023:  Involvement Fair

August 26, 2023:  Family Carnival

September 2, 2023:  SIU Day at the Du Quoin State Fair

September 4, 2023:  LABOR DAY

September 30, 2023:  Family Weekend

October 13, 2023:  Salukis Care Day

October 16, 2023:  National Transfer Student Week Begins

October 21, 2023:  Homecoming

November 11, 2023:  VETERAN'S DAY

November 23, 2023:  THANKSGIVING DAY

December 11, 2023:  Finals Week Begins

December 16, 2023:  Graduation