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Total student headcount for fall 2013, including on and off-campus, is 17,964; the full-time equivalent or student FTE is 15,208.05.

84% of the courses offered in fall 2013, with undergraduate enrollments, have less than 30 students.

The total number of employees for fall 2013, including the School of Medicine, is 5,095. There are 1,538 graduate assistants and 184 undergraduate assistants.

SIU Carbondale has awarded 290,244 degrees since the first degree was awarded in 1876.

There are 222,266 alumni who are current living, mailable graduates; 107,094 alumni reside in Illinois.

The operating budget for FY14 is over $614.26 million and includes Carbondale, School of Medicine as well as University-Wide Services.

Total physical facilities of SIU can be described as 8,588.63 acres, 500 buildings, and 8,932,994 building square footage.