Extern Program
Students – Apply Now!
Deadline:  Oct 3, 2014.
Spring Break:  March 9-13, 2015.
Extern Program
Host a fellow Saluki with the Extern Program.
Application deadline, Oct 3, 2014.  
Spring Break, March 9-13, 2015.
Southern Alumni Magazine
Read the latest Southern Alumni Magazine for June, 2014!
Volunteer SIU
Ever considered volunteering for Southern Illinois University?  We invite you to become a volunteer and give the gift of time to your alma mater.
Tell Us Your Story
Every Saluki has a story. Tell us yours today.


Association To Host Class Of 1964 Reunion

The SIU Alumni Association will host a 50-year reunion for the Class of 1964 during Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 24 and 25 on the Carbondale campus. Alumni, who graduated that year, will be inducted into The Half Century Club, officially becoming “Golden Salukis.”

SIU-Purdue Tailgate At 9 a.m. EST

The SIU Alumni Association is offering a tailgate/ticket package for the Sept. 20 Saluki football game at Purdue.  The Salukis play the Boilermakers at noon (11 a.m. CST) in West Lafayette, Ind. All alumni and friends are invited to register for a pregame event beginning at 9 a.m. (8 a.m. CST) outside Ross-Ade Stadium.  Already have your game ticket?  Call our office for information regarding tailgate only options. The event will feature a menu of pork BBQ sandwiches, brats and sauerkraut, salads, baked beans, desserts, tea, and water. A vegetarian option will be available, as is a cash bar.

SIU Homecoming Oct. 24-25

Plan to attend the 2014 SIU Homecoming Celebration the weekend of Oct. 24-25.  The campus will be “Wild With Pride,” when the Salukis host Indiana State in a 6 p.m. football game Saturday.  To see a schedule of events, click here.  Go to www.homecoming.siu.edu for updates as the weekend approaches.

Do You Have A Story?

Salukis everywhere will soon be celebrating the Homecoming festivities with friends and family. Many alumni will talk about old times as well as what is going on in their life now.  Everyone has a story to tell.  Let us hear yours at www.siu.alumni.com/tellus.


Landing a Job in IT Consulting
Date:  Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time:  11:00 a.m. (CDT)

Building a successful career starts with having the right skills.  Join us and continue your commitment to make the next job search faster, easier and more productive.  This event is hosted by Neeraj Pathak, a Manager at PwC and a former Consultant at KPMG and E&Y.  To register and attend this event, please click here.
The SIU Alumni Association invites all alumni and friends to cheer on the Football Salukis as they play the Purdue Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette.  Enjoy a pregame meal at our hospitality tent and connect with fellow Salukis.  All are invited!
If you live in the Atlanta area and want to gather with other Salukis to watch SIU football action, plan to attend a watch party on Sept. 20 when Southern battles Purdue at noon (EST).
If you live in the Dallas areas and want to gather with other Salukis to watch SIU football action, plan to attend a watch party on Sept. 20 when Southern battles Purdue at noon (EST).