Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

Edwardsville, Illinois

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Overview

Student population

AddressIl State Rte 157
Edwardsville, IL
School Websitewww.siue.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Edwardsville, Illinois that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 6,410 students applied to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. Of those students, 5,605 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville was $9,123, in addition to fees of $3,009. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville has a 47% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville acceptance rate is 87%. To put this into perspective, 5,605 of the 6,410 students who applied to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville had an SAT score between the range of 1,010 and 1,220. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville as part of their application.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, the tuition for in-state residents is $9,123. Combined with fees of $3,009, room and board costs of $9,761, other expenses of $2,848 and the $896 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $12,132 in tuition.

Students at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville was $5,382 last year, with 40% of students being awarded federal aid.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Illinois residents; in fact, 83% of all students reside in Illinois. However, 16% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
ENGINEERING
EDUCATION
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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