Costs and Billing
The cost of attending college isn't just tuition and fees. We do our best to give you the whole picture, showing you an estimated budget for the whole school year that also includes budget estimates for room and board, books and supplies, and living expenses.
We know this can be a lot to take in.
Learn what each budget component really means.
Southern Illinois University is committed to using the Principles & Standards of the College Cost Transparency Initiative in its student financial aid offer.
Children of SIU Carbondale graduates save on tuition. Students eligible for the Legacy Tuition Rate pay 80% of the applicable tuition rate.