College of Arts and Sciences

CAS College Days Fall 2018

The College of Arts and Sciences at Western Illinois University invites high school students and their families to our College Day this fall; we hope you can attend! These events will allow you to experience lectures and demonstrations in multiple subjects, meet faculty and students, learn about careers in multiple majors and tour the WIU campus.


Important Information


Western Illinois University - Macomb campus


Friday, October 26


8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


8:30 - 9:20: Registration and informal meetings with faculty

9:25 - 9:55: Formal welcome and walk to class

10:00 - 10:50: First class

11:00 - 11:50: Second class

12:00 - 12:50: Lunch

1:00 - 2:00: Campus tour

2:10 - 3:00: Departmental visits

The schedule may be printed at the link below. Please RSVP to register for the event(s) of your choosing.

Free parking is available in Q Lot (boxed in red at the map link below). Please arrive by 8:30 a.m. to register in the Sandburg Lounge on the ground floor of the University Union (circled in magenta at the map link below).

At registration you will receive a complete schedule of the days' events, a map of the campus and meet informally with faculty who will usher you into the Sandburg Theater for a formal welcome. After the welcome, students and guests will break-out into classes.

Block schedule(pdf)

Map of WIU Macomb campus(docx)

Map of WIU.


(click for a high-resolution image)


Please contact Dr. Doug LaFountain at