Important Information from Student Services

Virtual Office Hour Zoom Links: 

Click the link below to talk one on one with your counselor. Available Monday-Friday from 1:30-3:00pm.

Mrs. Russell (A-G) Virtual Office Hours Zoom Link


Mrs. Kessler (H-N) Virtual Office Hours Zoom Link

Mrs. Knapp (O-Z) Virtual Office Hours Zoom Link

Elks Student of the Month:

Any student interested in applying for the Elks Student of the Month program, there is a link to complete the fillable PDF in the top menu options. Two students will be chosen each month and then from those winners two will be chosen to represent the local Elks chapter at the State/District level with the potential to earn cash awards.  Completed applications should be emailed to or mailed to

Salem Elks #1678

ATTN: Carla Hooe

315 N. Broadway

Salem IL 62881

Military Visits:

Any student who wishes to meet with a military recruiter may do so on your own time, please contact Mrs. Knapp if you need help scheduling.

College Rep Visits:

Previously, college representatives came to Salem High and met with students face to face to provide information regarding:


We still want to offer this service to you! However, this year, it will be in a virtual format. We have included links for you to schedule a private zoom meeting with a college representative at your convenience.

Eastern Illinois University 

Eureka College 

Greenville University

Illinois College 

Illinois State University

Kaskaskia College

Northern Illinois University

Maryville University 

McKendree University

Millikin University 

Murray State University 

Southeast Missouri State University

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 

St. Louis College of Pharmacy 

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

University of Southern Indiana  

Western Illinois University

FYI:  Some colleges are allowing in-person visits at this time. If you are interested in an in-person visit, you may arrange that through the college’s webpage. College visit forms are no longer required if you are going to miss school for an in-person visit. However, you will need a parent to call the office for your absence to be cleared.  

Virtual campus tours are available on each college webpage.

Links for Seniors:

Illinois colleges and universities information-quick reference