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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
Preview SIUE
Spring Visit Days
Explore Academic Excellence Days
Transfer Visit Days
Virtual Tour

Daily Campus Tours

Tours are offered most weekdays at:
9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

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

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 STARs (STudents Assisting with Recruitment) will follow the presentation.

Register Now for a Campus Tour

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.

2015 Spring Visit Days

Monday, February 16, 2015
Monday, March 2, 2015

Preview SIUE

Now Introducing – Summer Preview SIUE – Monday, July 14, 2014.

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
Register Now for Summer Preview

Preview SIUE also is held on Columbus Day and Veterans Day

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Explore Academic Excellence Days

Explore Academic Excellence Days are a great opportunity to learn more about your academic program of choice. You also can tour the SIUE campus, see a residence hall, and speak with representatives from the offices of Admissions and Student Financial Aid.

The 2014 Explore Academic Excellence Day dates will be posted in early April.

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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.

Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 12:30-4:00 pm

Register Now for a Transfer Visit Day

Virtual Tour, Maps & Directions

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

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

If you’ve visited campus recently, we’d love to know about your experience.
Please take our campus visit survey.