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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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Schneider Hall


Click here to learn about on-campus Eclipse Housing at Schneider Hall.

Click here to learn about Eclipse events and festivities.

SIU administrative offices will be closed on

Independence Day

The Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence on the fourth of July.

“Pomp and Parade…Games, Sports, Bells, Bonfires and Illuminations from one End of this Continent to the other.”

John Adams



New students may select a residence hall room on their room selection date by clicking here.

Room selection ends July 15. Students who contract July 16 or later will be assigned a room.

Click here to learn more about room selection and Roommate Finder. Click here to view updated floor designations.

Learn where you live!

Learn more about Living Learning Communities by clicking here.

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Taking summer classes? Live conveniently on campus and make life a breeze.

All areas are air-conditioned and furnished and include utilities, cable TV, wireless internet and laundry facilities. Click here to learn more or to apply for summer housing.

Now Hiring for Fall 2017

Looking for a student job? Apply today for a position in Culinary & Nutrition Services for Fall 2017!



New admitted fall 2017 and current SIU students may complete a residence hall contract online for fall 2017/spring 2018.

Information about our apartment areas including eligibility and applications is available by clicking here.

FALL 2017/SPRING 2018

Apartment Contracts & Applications

New and Current Students: Click here to apply for graduate/family or undergraduate apartments.