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.
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All Springboard to Success sessions are either Tuesday-Wednesday or Thursday-Friday.
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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.
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.
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 siue.edu/is/test.
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.
At SIUE, academic advising is mandatory, which means you must meet with an Academic Advisor before registering for classes. You will meet with your Academic Advisor at Springboard to Success but in order for our advisors to better prepare for your visit, we would like you to fill out the following New Student Academic Advising Information form.