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Visiting campus is the best way to experience SIUE,
and we offer a variety of campus visit opportunities.

Daily Campus Tours

Campus tours are offered Mondays through Fridays at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Campus tours are also available on select Saturdays at 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Campus Tours take about two hours. Your tour will begin in the Office of Admissions with a 30-minute admissions presentation by one of our Admission Counselors. A one-hour walking tour of campus by one of our Tour Ambassadors will follow the presentation.

Register for a Campus Tour

Transfer Visit Days

Transfer Visit Days are an opportunity for prospective transfer students to spend an afternoon at SIUE! During our Transfer Visit Days, you will hear a presentation from an Admissions Counselor dedicated to you, the transfer student. You will also have the opportunity to tour the campus and our upperclassmen housing, Evergreen Hall and Cougar Village Apartments. The Office of Financial Aid, University Housing and Office of Admissions will provide information you need to make a successful transition to SIUE.

View a Transfer Visit Day Agenda

Summer Preview SIUE

June 27, 2016

Preview SIUE is designed to provide an opportunity to high school and transfer students looking to enroll for the spring 2016 and fall 2016 terms.Preview will give you a feel for what SIUE is like and help you make an informed decision about where to attend college. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Visit with faculty in the area of study you are thinking about pursuing
  • Learn about the application and admission process
  • Determine the cost of attending SIUE and learn how financial aid can help

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Explore Days

Whether you are already admitted to SIUE or are still considering your options, Explore Days are a great opportunity to learn more about your academic program. You can:

  • Interact with faculty and staff from a specific academic area
  • Learn about the various ways to get involved
  • Tour SIUE
  • See a residence hall
  • Speak with representatives from the Office of Admissions and Student Financial Aid

Program dates and online registration will be available in early-April.

Spring Visit Days

Take the opportunity to explore SIUE this spring. Spring Visit Days are designed to introduce prospective students and their families to SIUE. You will hear a presentation from the Offices of Admissions, Financial Aid and University Housing. You will also have the opportunity to tour the campus, including a residence hall.

Spring 2017 Visit Days
The 2017 Spring Visit Day dates will be available in early-April 2016.

View the Spring Visit Day Agenda

Undergraduate Admissions Skype Option

Unable to visit campus at this time? The opportunity to Skype with an Undergraduate Admissions Counselor is now available!

Spring 2016 Skype Schedule
First Monday and Thursday of each month from 3:00-6:00 pm.

Add us on Skype at siue.admissions

If you are a High School Counselor or Teacher and would like to set up a meeting with your Admissions Counselor, please email

Graduate Admissions Webinars

Are you considering earning a graduate degree? Participate in a virtual information session from home or work to learn more about graduate studies at SIUE and the graduate student admissions process. These virtual information sessions are designed for students who will be completing or already earned a bachelor's degree and are considering a master's program in the near future. Webinars are offered once a month on a select Friday at noon.

You must register online to receive access information to the webinar.  Space is limited. For an update list of Graduate Admissions Webinar dates, please click the Register link below.

See what other events our Graduate School is hosting!

Virtual Tour, Maps and Directions

If you are unable to visit campus at this time or need directions to the campus, visit siue.

Virtual Tour of Campus
Residence Hall Virtual Tour
Cougar Village Virtual Tour
Evergreen Hall Virtual Tour

Group Visits

Group Visits are designed for grade school, middle school, high school and community college groups to become introduced to SIUE. View details about SIUE’s group visit policies and procedures.

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