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Springboard to Success is a mandatory freshman orientation and enrollment program for admitted freshman (and family members) that will jump-start your university experience. This program includes academic advisement and course registration, but also assists you in learning about the resources for success at SIUE.



Activate Your e-ID
You must activate your e-ID prior to registering for Springboard to Success.

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Register by Mail

Students who do not wish to register online may reigtser by mail. Please download the Registration Form and send it along with a check or money oerder payable to SIUE to:

SIUE Office of Admissions
Springboard to SuccessCampus Box 1600
Edwardsville, IL 62026


Session Dates

All Springboard to Success sessions are either Tuesday-Wednesday or Thursday-Friday.

May 22-23 Session Full
May 29-30 June 5-6 June 12-13 June 19-20
May 27-28 June 3-4 June 10-11 June 17-18 June 24-25

Springboard to Success Cost

The Springboard to Success registration fee is $150. This fee covers your registration for Springboard to Success and your enrollment deposit to the University. This fee is non-refundable regardless of time of cancellation.

Parent/Guest Information

Parents/guests are also encouraged to attend Springboard to Success. The parent/guest fee is $20. The parent/guest fee can be paid at the time of the students registration or upon arrival to the program. If you plan to pay upon arrival, please have cash or check payable to SIUE. Credit/debit cards will not be accepted at the door.


Student Agenda

Parent Agenda

Placement Test Information

Students entering the University arrive with varying levels of competence in reading, writing and math. It is important that all students entering the University begin taking courses at a level that is appropriate for their continued success.

To register for a placement test(s), visit

If you would like more information about taking your placement test(s) at a location near you, you must contact Testing Services at (618) 650-1246. Please know your student identification number and which placement test(s) you need to take.


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