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SIU Alumni Pirates Event


Many of you know Southern Illinois University Carbondale is responding to the ongoing COVID-19 virus emergency. Times like this call for responsible action and the utmost caution. Moving forward, the SIU Alumni Association will be suspending all upcoming alumni and student activities on and off campus through at least the end of the year.

Please note the Association will continue its work to engage our loyal alumni. Watch for upcoming virtual activities and programs that will be happening later in the year.




The SIU Alumni Association is proud to present a series of opportunities for alumni and friends to virtually meet Chancellor Austin A. Lane. These meetups will occur throughout October and into November, offering some insight into the university's plans moving forward under Dr. Lane's leadership. See below for the dates and times of these virtual meetings, which will be broken up by regions.


Monday, Oct. 5 - 5:30 p.m.
Meet the Chancellor - Southern Illinois

Meeting Link

Monday, Oct. 12 - 5:30 p.m. 
Meet the Chancellor - St. Louis

Meeting Link

Thursday, Oct. 15 - 6 p.m. 
Meet the Chancellor - Chicago

Meeting Link

Tuesday, Oct. 20 - 5:30 p.m. 
Meet the Chancellor - Peoria

Meeting Link

Thursday, Nov. 5 - 5:30 p.m. 
Meet the Chancellor - Springfield

Meeting Link