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IPEDS ID: 149231
OPE ID: 00175900
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Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Il State Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1259
General information:  (800) 447-7483
Website:  www.siue.edu
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Doctor's degree - other
Campus setting:  Suburb: Large
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  14,265 (11,781 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  19 to 1
Admissionswww.siue.edu/admissions
Apply Onlinewww.siue.edu/
Financial Aidwww.siue.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorsiue.studentaidcalculator.com/welcome.aspx
Tuition Policies for Servicemembers and Veteranswww.siue.edu/veterans/enrollment-registration.shtml
Athletic Graduation Rateswww.siuecougars.com
Carnegie Classification
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Study abroad
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2015Full timePart time
Total faculty605239
Instructional605239
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-388
Instructional-280
Research-108
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Tuition and fees
In-state$9,251$9,666$9,738$10,2475.2%
Out-of-state$19,673$20,610$20,682$21,7405.1%
Books and supplies$765$777$786$8406.9%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board$8,281$9,190$8,781$9,0513.1%
Other$4,062$4,095$4,319$2,857-33.9%
Off Campus
Room and board$8,281$8,531$8,781$9,0513.1%
Other$4,062$4,095$4,319$2,857-33.9%
Off Campus with Family
Other$4,062$4,095$4,319$2,857-33.9%
Total Expenses2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
In-state
On Campus$22,359$23,728$23,624$22,995-2.7%
Off Campus$22,359$23,069$23,624$22,995-2.7%
Off Campus with Family$14,078$14,538$14,843$13,944-6.1%
Out-of-state
On Campus$32,781$34,672$34,568$34,488-0.2%
Off Campus$32,781$34,013$34,568$34,488-0.2%
Off Campus with Family$24,500$25,482$25,787$25,437-1.4%
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Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year2015-2016
In-state tuition$6,544
In-state fees$1,696
Out-of-state tuition$12,830
Out-of-state fees$1,696
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee planX
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid11,95193%————
Grant or scholarship aid1,65579%$10,352,056$6,255
Federal grants78738%$3,894,178$4,948
Pell grants76236%$3,482,413$4,570
Other federal grants1437%$411,765$2,879
State/local government grant or scholarships58928%$2,031,496$3,449
Institutional grants or scholarships1,17156%$4,426,382$3,780
Student loan aid1,30862%$8,213,332$6,279
Federal student loans1,29362%$7,400,584$5,724
Other student loans944%$812,748$8,646
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid16,81560%$40,224,804$5,902
Pell grants4,11336%$18,006,349$4,378
Federal student loans6,70559%$45,898,151$6,845
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2012-20132013-20142014-2015
Average net price$15,047$15,784$15,859
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2012-20132013-20142014-2015
$0 – $30,000$12,357$12,288$12,214
$30,001 – $48,000$13,801$13,838$13,603
$48,001 – $75,000$17,685$17,941$17,957
$75,001 – $110,000$20,120$20,334$19,885
$110,001 and more$20,393$20,813$20,039
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2015
Total enrollment14,265
Undergraduate enrollment11,781
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment1,420
Graduate enrollment2,484
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 84%
Part-time: 16%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 47%
Female: 53%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 2%
Black or African American: 15%
Hispanic/Latino: 4%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 73%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 86%
25 and over: 14%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 89%
Out-of-state: 10%
Foreign countries: 0%
Unknown: 0%
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates, Fall 2014.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 50%
Part-time: 50%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 2%
Enrolled in some distance education: 8%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 89%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 12%
Enrolled in some distance education: 12%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 76%
Undergraduate application fee (2015-2016): $30
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2015
TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,7863,0714,715
Percent admitted88%89%87%
Percent admitted who enrolled31%34%29%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPAX
Secondary school rankX
Secondary school recordX
Completion of college-preparatory programX
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language)X
Test Scores: Fall 2015 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scoresNumberPercent
SAT281%
ACT2,06799%
Test Scores25th Percentile*75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading430558
SAT Math470615
SAT Writing440570
ACT Composite2026
ACT English2026
ACT Math1826
ACT Writing68
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Student retention:
Full-time students: 74%
Part-time students: 30%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2014 and Returned in Fall 2015
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 58 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2015.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 49%
Transfer-out rate: 37%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rates

Bachelor’s degree graduation rates measure the percentage of entering students beginning their studies full-time and are planning to get a bachelor’s degree and who complete their degree program within a specified amount of time.

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
Bachelor's degree rate:
[Began in Fall 2007]
4-year: 28%
6-year: 50%
8-year: 53%
[Began in Fall 2009]
4-year: 26%
6-year: 49%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time and Began in Fall 2007 or Fall 2009
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
Male: 47%
Female: 51%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees
6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 33%
Asian: 51%
Black or African American: 27%
Hispanic/Latino: 38%
White: 54%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 41%
Non-resident alien: 67%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2009 and Received a Degree or Award Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterDoctorPostgraduate
Certificate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General13014--
Biotechnology-1--
Category total13015--
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting8624--
Business Administration and Management, General24854--
Business/Managerial Economics22---
Management Information Systems, General569--
Marketing Research-13--
Category total412100--
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies726-0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric26---
Category total986-0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science3912--
Category total3912--
Education
Curriculum and Instruction-14--
Early Childhood Education and Teaching30---
Education, Other-1--
Educational Leadership and Administration, General-126d24
Educational/Instructional Technology-8d-4d
Elementary Education and Teaching75---
Health Teacher Education43---
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching0---
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2---
Reading Teacher Education-7-4
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education1---
Secondary Education and Teaching-1--
Special Education and Teaching, General1612--
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels-1--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor-6-4
Category total16762d6d36d
Engineering
Civil Engineering, General3514--
Computer Engineering, General8---
Electrical and Electronics Engineering3742--
Industrial Engineering367--
Manufacturing Engineering1---
Mechanical Engineering5114--
Category total16877--
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician22---
Category total22---
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General6210-1
Rhetoric and Composition2310--
Category total8520-1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General13---
Category total13---
Health Professions and Related Programs
Advanced General Dentistry---0
Art Therapy/Therapist-11--
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist3529--
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist0---
Dentistry--45-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing-23-0
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician-1d--
Nurse Anesthetist-24-0
Nursing Administration-8d-1d
Nursing Education-9d-0d
Nursing Practice--5d-
Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing-0-0
Pharmacy--76-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing-0-0
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing-0-0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse288d---
Category total323d105d126d1d
History
History, General485--
Category total485--
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies95---
Category total95---
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies4---
Category total4---
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General1711--
Category total1711--
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General00--
Museology/Museum Studies---2
Category total00-2
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science-6--
Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Other-1--
Category total-7--
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General-58d--
Kinesiology and Exercise Science82---
Category total8258d--
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy3---
Category total3---
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General3118--
Physics, General2---
Category total3318--
Psychology
Psychology, General13623--
School Psychology---7
Category total13623-7
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Administration-40--
Social Work4938--
Category total4978--
Social Sciences
Anthropology17---
Economics, General712--
Geography379--
Political Science and Government, General31---
Sociology477--
Category total13928--
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General32---
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General12---
Fine/Studio Arts, General236--
Music Pedagogy---0
Music, General155--
Category total8211-0
Grand total2,14563613247
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 606
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 45
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $3,276
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: $2,067
RETENTION RATES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS PURSUING BACHELOR'S DEGREES
Full-time students: 100%
Part-time students: 50%
Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
2014-2015 Varsity Athletes
NCAA Division I-AAA MenWomen
All Track Combined7364
Baseball27
Basketball1212
Golf98
Soccer2627
Softball20
Tennis108
Volleyball15
Wrestling28
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission(!)1/1/1969 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs6/27/2004 - 6/28/2009Accredited
Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs6/28/2009 -  Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs4/1/1980 -  Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels4/12/1999 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels4/12/1999 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels(!)10/10/2013 -  Accredited
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
English Language(!)8/1/2014 -  Accredited
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels4/17/1993 -  Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs(!)9/1/1964 -  Accredited
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs(!)7/1/2007 -  Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools1/1/1972 -  Accredited
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2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession122
Drug law violations392654
Liquor law violations394034
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession010
Drug law violations121617
Liquor law violations14812
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible14
Rape1
Fondling0
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)01
Incest0
Statutory rape1
Robbery042
Aggravated assault052
Burglary2196
Motor vehicle theft212
Arson100
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible14
Rape1
Fondling0
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery010
Aggravated assault032
Burglary1986
Motor vehicle theft000
Arson100
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate5.9%6.0%7.5%
Number in default196189204
Number in repayment3,2843,1072,698
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)