Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Contact: Ms Jennifer Oates-Blair
Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 miles from downtown St. Louis, the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville campus is home to a diverse student body of over 14,000.
SIUE provides students with a high quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
SIUE is nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 15 public regional Midwestern universities and by Washington Monthly as among the top 60 out of 634 private and public master’s universities nationally.
SIUE is fully certified at the Division I level by the NCAA and as a member of the Ohio Valley Conference, the Missouri Valley Conference (men’s soccer) and the Southern Conference (wrestling).
The University has developed partnerships with the City of Edwardsville, and SIUE’s safety record has yielded a “Top 25 Safest College Towns in America” designation for the City.