Carbondale, IL
Tuition (in-state)
$23,781 ($11,528)
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Reviews 1104 total reviews with an average rating of 3.3

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4 College Junior

Campus Strictness: the school is very strict when it comes to breaking rules and regulation. which doing so keep students more safe

3 College Junior

Parking: it is okay. as long as one knows his or her way , and where to park, and not park everything will be fine.

2 College Junior

Nightlife: I have heard about the parties in Carbondale. it normally end up with a fight among the students at the end of the night. I do not got to parties so I would not know much about them

3 College Junior

Off-Campus Dining: I am from Chicago. I am used to having all types of different restaurant, but here at siuc there are not many restaurants. The restaurants they do have can be a little annoying to eat from there everyday

3 College Junior

Computers: The computers are in good condition. The only issue is being able to use them at times. especially during finals week.

5 College Sophomore

Computers: There is a computer lab in almost every single building with printing. There are at least 20 computers per lab and the network reliability is awesome.

5 College Sophomore

Campus Strictness: I think that the strictness at SIU is more towards the harsh side but in a positive light. They look out for the students and work everyday for our success.

3 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: Living on campus was an interesting experience mostly due to the fact that I did not know my roommate. We were the exact opposite. The dorms are about 50 years old and they are still in good condition.

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: Everyone loves going to sports games

5 College Sophomore

Greek Life: Being greek has been the nest experience of college.

3 College Sophomore

Transportation: We have free transportation but I drive

5 College Sophomore

Nightlife: You can do as much or as little as you want

4 College Sophomore

Diversity: We have one of the most diverse campuses in Illinois.

College Sophomore

Majors: I have not had an internship.

5 College Sophomore

Majors: German is a great major with helpful professors.

5 College Sophomore

Academics: The professors are always willing to work with you.

5 College Sophomore

Local Atmosphere: Carbondale is the best. The natives are amazing people and love the college students. There is always a local event going on may it be an art show, concert or farmer's market. There are small local boutiques and an average size mall. There is the University's sports and about 20 minutes away there is a minor league baseball team which has cheap tickets and it a lot of fun to go to!

3 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: There are drugs on this campus although it is nothing that I would ever be too concerned about.

College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: I have not yet lived off campus, but am looking to do so next semester.

3 College Student

Campus Housing: It would be nice if they were more economical, out of state tuition is ridiculous.

College Student

Majors: I am just taking prerequisites right now.

3 College Student

Nightlife: I try to stay away

3 College Student

Off-Campus Housing: It would be nice if it were cheaper.

3 College Student

Scholarships: Apply as early as January to avoid a delay.

3 College Student

Local Atmosphere: I wish there was a huge mall close by. There is a mall, but completely isolated, just a few stores.


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