March 13, 2014

SIU hosts regional college expo March 20

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale invites area high school and community college students to attend the annual Illinois Collegiate Exposition fair next week. 

The regional fair is from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Thursday, March 20, at the SIU Arena.  The exposition is free and open to the public. 

Representatives from throughout SIU, including the various colleges and undergraduate admissions, will be available to answer questions and provide informational materials to participating students.  In addition to SIU, representatives from 70 other public and private universities, colleges and community colleges will also be present. 

SIU Carbondale is inviting high school students from throughout Southern Illinois to this regional event.  For more information, or to register to attend, email or contact undergraduate admissions at 618/536-4405.  Walk-in participants are welcome as well.