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CollegiateParent’s guide to the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale Community
Here’s the basic information about Southern Illinois University-Carbondale at a glance. Be sure to check out the SIU College Parent Magazine below as well!
Name:Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Address:Lincoln Drive
CarbondaleIL, 62901-4512
Phone Number:(618) 453-2121
Website:www.siu.edu
Type:Occupational, Academic, Continuing Education
Awards:Less than 1 year, Associates Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Post-baccalaureate Certificate, Master's Degree, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional)
Campus Setting:City
Campus Housing:Yes
Student Population:17989
Faculty Ratio:15 to 1

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  • The Case For Staying Home On New Year’s Eve
    New Year’s Eve is upon us and as I walk around the stores buying things for my kiddos, the fancy heels and dresses always catch my eye. I think about how it might be fun to pick something shiny and new out and spend an evening in the city at a fancy dinner or club […]
  • The Grown and Flown Posts You Loved Best in 2018
    This year was once again a very good year at Grown and Flown. We continued to receive and publish great writing and our readers continued to enjoy and respond to our posts but as always a few posts stood out from the pack. So without further ado, we present the top ten posts of 2018: […]
  • This Is What I Did When A Stranger Left A Rude Note On My Son’s Car
    My high school senior has a new job working at a children’s “gym” and was asked to work their booth at a neighborhood festival. When he came home, he showed me some notes that were left on his car. The festival drew a big crowd so parking spilled into the surrounding neighborhoods. A disgruntled resident […]
  • This Is Why I’m Looking Forward To School Vacation
    My boys decided to go sledding last Saturday morning while I was unloading the dishwasher. As I looked outside and saw them sitting on the top of the sledding hill, the same hill that hasn’t been used in years because really, they’ve felt they are too old to sled, I felt a pang in my […]

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