Student Multi-Cultural Resource Center
Forward Together

As the student population has become more diverse and the increased enrollment reflects this diversity at SIU Carbondale, the Student Multicultural Resource Center serves as a catalyst for inclusion, diversity and innovation. We look to foster an environment where all campus members are respected and welcomed. As the Center continues its work, we are here to ensure that you think, grow and succeed.


Your contribution is an investment in our students’ success.  We are thankful for your generosity.  Please see our funding priorities below and click Give Now at the top of the page to make your gift. 


DACA Student Assistance Award Fund:  Funds used to provide assistance to students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status in the hope that this will ease some of their burden.

Black Resource Center Emergency Tuition Fund:  Funds will be used to provide tuition assistance to current underrepresented students who are unable to register for the following semester.  

LGBTQ Resource Center Program Fund: This fund will aid in the support of LGBTQ students in times of scholarly or personal financial need.   

Hispanic Latino Resource Center Tuition Fund:  The helps to support Hispanic/Latino students with their financial struggles.  Proporciona ayuda a estudiantes con problemas financieros.

Women's Resource Center Tuition Fund:  This helps support programs and activities of the Women's Resource Center. 

Departments with the Most Gifts!
Check out which department has brought in the most gifts for SIU Day!
Rank Department Gifts
1 Balancing Education, Experience, & Reality Schp. 698
2 School of Medicine 372
3 Saluki Athletics 184
4 College of Agricultural, Life & Physical Sciences 147
5 College of Arts and Media 128
Departments by Dollars Raised
Check out which Department has raised the most throughout SIU Day!
Rank Department Raised
1 College of Liberal Arts $723,265.96
2 School of Medicine $681,799.94
3 College of Business and Analytics $233,495.99
4 College of Agricultural, Life & Physical Sciences $188,666.93
5 College of Arts and Media $167,864.00
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Rank State Gifts
1 IL 32
2 PA 2
3 NJ 1
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