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What are others saying about Southern Illinois University-Carbondale?

Academic Rigor
3.9669
Dorm Life
3.6696
Food and Dining
3.6460
Bang for the buck
3.9697
Clubs and Activities
4.6038
Greek Life
4.0000
Campus Safety
4.2075
Most Helpful Review for Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jon from Carbondale, IL
  • 31 out of 31 people found this review helpful

Adaption to freshman year was easy enough but classes are picking up. Learning tons.

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  • Briana from Joliet, IL
  • Jan-02-2018 I am a current student here

    It is a very resourceful school that has plenty of opportunities for you too succeed while attending here. The overall environment of the school is amazing, there is always different events that allow for massive networking. As for academics, you get the most out of your classes from what you put into them, there are some really good teachers here.

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  • Mechael - Chicago, IL
  • Dec-22-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I am planning on attending SIUC. By the description of what people were telling me , SIUC is the best option for me. This school have best majors for me. I’m into acting, cameras, and dancing. So when attending SIUC Im majoring in Theater and camera work.

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  • Darion from Chicago, IL
  • Mar-28-2017 I am a current student here

    SIU-C is an interesting school, it is quiet mos of the time, easy to navigate; however, it is a small town so if your from a big city like i am you may get a little bored. Although, getting bored helps you get your work done and time to do other activities and it gives you more of a reason to join an RSO program their are hundreds of them and you can even start your own. Many of the people you will meet here are from mostly Chicago and Saint Louis.

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  • alexa from illiopolis, il
  • Jul-07-2016 I am a current student here

    i love southern illinois university for many reason but number one would have to be the friendliness of the people on campus. when i went for freshman oriantation everyone was so helpful and honest about their college experience. i am very proud to say that i am a saluki.

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  • william from cordova, tn
  • May-22-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    based on my research, this school looks beautiful! the reviews from others tells of a good quality of education too. i wonder if campus life is as fun as they say?

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  • Isaiah from Chicago, IL
  • Feb-23-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The best college you will ever plan or go to ever. The environment is beautiful and yet still so much to do, really has a great culture.

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  • Nikki from Rockford, IL
  • May-02-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I love all the information on this school. I am stuck between 2 colleges although this one is growing on me. This seems like a great school to go to with the perfect price for room and board.

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  • Dolores from Carbondale, IL
  • Dec-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Southern Illinois University is a great school for students who are interested in a wide range of career fields. Even if you don't exactly know what you want to major in, the people at SIUC can help you find your way. This school provides everything you need to succeed.

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  • Aaron from Fresno, CA
  • Nov-29-2014 I am a current student here

    SIUC is a great school if you are looking for a school that has countless opportunities. I have only been here for a semester and I have gotten email after email from my respective college (Education and Human Services) about different opportunities that would interest me based on my interest of study. This school always has events going on so it is really easy to find your place here on campus.

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