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The Office of University Events and Protocol serves the institution by providing guidance and leadership in the areas of event planning; recognition of our students, faculty, and alumni; protocol methodologies; commencement and convocation exercises.  The office is charged with carrying out the traditions inherent to Southern Illinois University.

Upcoming Events

Mar. 9          Saluki Celebration at Cardinal Nation, a birthday party for SIU: 150 years!

Mar. 22        Southern Illinois University at 150 Years Book Release & Signing

Apr. 6          Honors Day

Apr. 22         Faculty and Staff Excellence Recognition Ceremony

Apr. 26         SIU Day

May 3 & 4     IJAS State Science Fair

May 10         Academic Excellence Recognition Ceremonies

May 10         Forever SIU, a graduation celebration for graduates and their guests

May 11         Commencement Day

May 16         Lindell W. Sturgis Award Presentation