SIUE East St. Louis Center
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) East St. Louis Center has supported youth, adults and families in the Metro East community for more than 70 years. The Center is part of a historic, rich and vibrant community—and we are committed to being a neighbor East St. Louis residents can count on.
Inspiring youth to believe in themselves and their community
Preparing Youth to succeed from cradle to career
Connecting Youth to post-secondary education and career options in high demand fields
We inspire individuals and families, and help them lead successful and healthy lives. We provide care for young children. We help teens prepare for college. We help young adults build skills that lead to success in college and better jobs. We offer high-quality, affordable health care.
Located just 20 miles south of the SIUE campus, the SIUE East St. Louis Center connects the community with the research, faculty, students and credibility that a nationally recognized university brings.
SIUE East St. Louis Center programs prepare more than 2,000 youth in grades Pre-K-12 each year for successful futures.
- SIUE Head Start/Early Head Start
- Project Success
- TRIO Upward Bound
- Center for the Performing Arts
- SIUE East St. Louis Charter High School
- Partnerships and Collaborations
- Kindergarten Readiness
- Metro East Accelerated Training and Career Hub (MATCH)
We believe that all youth can succeed given the right supports.