September 28, 2009

Secretary of State to offer services on campus

by Pete Rosenbery

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale students, faculty and staff have the chance this week to utilize the numerous services offered by Secretary of State Jesse White’s office.

White’s office will offer certain driver and vehicle services on Wednesday, Sept. 30. Driver’s license, state identification renewal, license plate sticker purchases, organ and tissue donor registration, and other services will be available from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Student Center Ballroom A.

Secretary of State employees will renew, replace or correct driver’s licenses and identification cards. Motorists will also be able to purchase vehicle renewal stickers for license plates, including SIUC collegiate specialty plates, passenger vehicle, motorcycle, and B-truck plates. Vehicle title registration and parking placards for persons with disabilities are also available.

Payment by personal checks, cash, MasterCard, American Express and Discover credit and debit cards is accepted. For the complete list of acceptable forms of identification look online at

The Secretary of State mobile unit will again offer the same services on the SIUC campus on Oct. 28, Nov. 17, Jan. 26, Feb. 24, March 31, and April 28.