Choose SIUE: Start your online college application.
Complete the form, and join more than 13,000 students who choose Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: An excellent education and a beautiful campus located just 25 minutes from St. Louis—all at a great value.
Students love our state-of-the-art facilities; the spacious, modern residence halls; and scenic campus on 2,660 acres of woodland. As you’re doing your college admissions research, don’t forget to consider the personal relationships our students have with their teachers due to our 17:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
When considering where to apply for college, you need to learn more about the SIUE experience. Here are three reasons why you should apply to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville:
- We're on the rise: SIUE is the fastest growing public university in Illinois during the last 20 years.
- Top-ranked university: U.S. News & World Report lists SIUE among the best Regional Universities Midwest for the 15th consecutive year and among the top 15 public universities in that category. Our affordable tuition, small classes and 300+ areas of study make SIUE a great choice for students.
- We’re also a diverse community: SIUE is welcoming to all students, and our campus was recognized for the fifth consecutive year with the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.
Complete the form on this page to begin your SIUE application. We can’t wait to meet you!