Mission and Scope | Policies & Procedures | SIU

Mission and Scope | Policies & Procedures | SIU

Mission and Scope of Southern Illinois University Carbondale Main Content

SIU embraces a unique tradition of access and opportunity, inclusive excellence, innovation in research and creativity, and outstanding teaching focused on nurturing student success.  As a nationally ranked public research university and regional economic catalyst, we create and exchange knowledge to shape future leaders, improve our communities, and transform lives.