11,402
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,223
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
89
89%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a University institution located in Edwardsville, IL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Campus Box 1600
Rendleman Hall
Edwardsville, IL  62026-1600
United States
Contact Mr. Todd Burrell
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@siue.edu
Phone: 618-650-3705
Fax: 618-650-5013

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
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Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Mechatronics, Robotics, And Automation Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,273
Applied
5,615
Accepted
11,402
Enrolled
90%
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Female Admissions

3,751
Females Applied
3,345
Females Accepted
89%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,522
Males Applied
2,270
Males Accepted
90%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.46
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs
Other requirements: College transcript(s)

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 19th September 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 19th September 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 485 625
SAT Math 495 600
ACT Composite 23 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

9,123
In-state
9,123
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,009
Full-time student fees
9,730
Room & board
6,170
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

11,223
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,553
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,496
Avg. Loan Aid
5,113
Avg. Grant Aid
7,760
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
60%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
39%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

11,402
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
12%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.58%
Black or African American 13.78%
White or Caucasian 73.74%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.29%
Asian 2.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 3.34%
Other 1.14%

Gender

Male (47.04%)
Female (52.96%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 28%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Cougar Welcome, Homecoming and Springfest

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Fraternity and Sorority Life, Campus Activities Board, Sports Clubs/Intramurals, Dance Marathon and Student Government

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

852
Total Faculty
19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 595
Part-time - 257
Male - 437
Female - 415