223 W. Main Street Salem, WV 26426 304-782-5336
About Salem International University
  • Year of Foundation 1888
  • Size of Campus 300 Acre
  • Type of Instituition For-profit institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Other
  • Undergraduate Population 489
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47%, 53%, 56%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 439
Salem International University (commonly referred to as SIU) is an American private university located in Salem, West Virginia, in the United States. It has about 835 students, enrolled in undergraduate as well as graduate programs, and was founded by the Seventh Day Baptist Church in 1888.The school was founded as Salem College in December 1888 by the Seventh Day Baptist Church.Over the next 100 years, the school continued as a liberal arts, teacher education, and nursing college.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Friends
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 4
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Black History Month, Christmas in the Mountains (Fort New Salem)
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Gamma Beta Phi
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Pittsburgh (127), Bridgeport (20)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Pittsburgh (127)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 100%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 106,991
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Museums N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services personal, academic
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,275
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 47
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Federal government documents depository,Masters of Education theses
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 483,250
  • OS of Wifi Network Mac
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,090
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 3%
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural