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On-campus living at Southern Illinois University Carbondale can provide an experience to last a lifetime. Residents enjoy meeting new people, making life-long friends, getting involved, interacting with faculty and staff, and much more.

We look forward to assisting you in the transition to your new home here at SIU. If you have any questions, our friendly staff are an email or phone call away. SIU big things are always within reach!

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Winter Break

View important closing information for the residence halls by clicking here.

Most of our administrative offices will be closed for Winter Break from Dec. 25 through Jan. 4.

Spring Move-In Info

New Students: Spring move-in is Saturday, January 17 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Move-in information is available by clicking here.

Returning Students: The residence halls reopen at 9 a.m. on January 17.


Residence Hall Contracts

ADMITTED NEW STUDENTS may contract online for Fall 15/Spring 16 with a $150 prepayment. Students will receive a contract confirmation email with room selection info within a few days after contracting.

Click HERE to learn more and to contract.


Current residence hall students

Contract and select your room for Fall 2015/Spring 2016 by clicking here. Learn about changes and updates for the upcoming year by clicking here.

Applications & Contracts for

New Spring 15 Students

NEW students entering SIU in the Spring 2015 semester may:

  • Contract for residence halls by clicking here
  • Apply for apartments by clicking here.

Fall 15 / Spring 16 Contracts for

Wall & Grand Apartments

Space is filling up fast at Wall & Grand Apartments! Apply online today by clicking here.

Now Accepting Applications for

Graduate & Family Housing

Apply online for an on-campus apartment at Evergreen Terrace by clicking here. Learn more about graduate and family housing by clicking here.