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Watermelon Fest
Kickoff Event Student Photo
Move In Fall 2018
Kickoff Event Behind the Scenes


*This orientation is only for students starting at SIU during the Spring 2020 semester. 

Friday, January 10, 2020
Student Center Auditorium
1:30pm - 4:30pm 
Program Schedule

Reserve Your Orientation Date

To log in to the orientation reservation form, please follow the below instructions.

  • If you have not yet registered for classes for the upcoming semester, use the same email address and password used to log in to your SIU application for admission.
  • If you have already registered for classes for the upcoming semester, your SIU email account has been automatically created and should be used to create your orientation reservation account. You can access your SIU email account information within SalukiNet.
  • If you have issues logging in, please use the “Forgot Your Password” function. After entering the appropriate email address per the above instructions and date of birth into this page, you will receive an email including a PIN within a few minutes. If you don’t find it in your inbox, please check your junk or spam folder.



Please check back in February 2020 to register for a 2020 New Student Orientation.  Dates for the New Student Orientations are posted below.

Incoming Freshman 2020 NSO Dates

  • Monday, April 27
  • Friday, May 29
  • Friday, June 5
  • Saturday, June 13
  • Friday, June 19
  • Saturday, July 11

Incoming Transfer 2020 NSO Dates

  • Saturday, May 30
  • Monday, June 8
  • Friday, June 12

For students and family with disabilities, accommodations can be made for events and programs upon request. Please contact Disability Support Services at 618-453-5738 to discuss your request.