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The American Airlines Aviation Career Day that was scheduled for April 27, 2019 has been postponed until a later date. Please check back later for a possible re-scheduled date.  All registrations will be honored for the re-scheduled event. 

SIU Aviation Spring Career Fair

The 2019 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Aviation Career Fair is hosted by the Rotor and Wing Club and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity with an aim to invite vendors of the aviation industry to recruit highly skilled and trained Aviation Technology and Flight students. On behalf of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, the Rotor and Wing Ambassadors, and the Alpha Eta Rho Fraternity we invite you to the April 12th, 2019 Spring Career Fair.

SIU Spring Career fair

Students to Get Five New Cessnas

Department Chair, Mike Burgener, announces new planes are in the process of being ordered and are estimated to arrive in early 2020. Watch the news story from KFVS-12 below.

KFVS-12 Story on SIU Cessna 172s

How can we help? 

When you chose SIU, you made a commitment to us. Part of our commitment to you is to help when we can.

Need help finding a classroom?  Need to make an advising appointment?  Can’t find your instructor?  No problem. Call our reception desk and talk to a fellow student, they can help.  They’ve been there and they are all ears!

To get help just call 453-8898.  We’re in this together.

Why SIU Aviation?

SIU Aviation offers a comprehensive aviation program offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in aviation.  SIU Aviation has three different undergraduate majors including Aviation Flight, Aviation Management and Aviation Technologies.

SIU Aviation Flight program is accredited by Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).