The Core Message Main Content
WE’RE POWERED BY RELATIONSHIPS AND DRIVEN BY AN INSATIABLE ACADEMIC APPETITE.
It’s the exchange of ideas, the shared thrill of discovery, and the deep respect for our campus and community that define our culture. We stand together on academics that meet our high standards of rigor and access. We work closely with local leaders to help build business partnerships, providing the innovations that help fuel the economy of the entire region. We’ve designed a campus around a collective spirit that spreads out into our hometown and lives on in the hearts of our proud alums. It’s these relationships that propel us and shrink the distance between where we are and where we want to be. And why, at SIU, big things are always within reach.