March 10, 2015

SIU will host regional college fair next week

by Christi Mathis

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale will host a regional college fair later this month for area high school students. 

The Southern Illinois Regional College Fair will bring representatives from about 70 institutions of higher learning to the SIU Arena. The event is from 10:30 a.m. to noon, March 19. The event is free and open to the public. 

Students from high schools in a 12-county region of Southern Illinois were invited to the fair SIU Carbondale is hosting as a community service. 

For more information, contact Michelle Rust, SIU admissions coordinator, at or by calling 618/453-2184.