Bachelor of Arts in General Studies

Welcome BGS Alumni


Please stay in touch and update us on your location, career, family, and anything else you want to share.  Although you have graduated, your connection with Western Illinois University will never end. 

You are forever a Leatherneck!

Congratulations Spring 2019 Graduates

              • Oscar Asilis                                 
              • Justin G. Austin                            
              • Marc W. Bates                               
              • Laura Cristina Brown                        
              • Jessica Dawn Bucio                          
              • Melanie Patrice Butler                      
              • Heather Renee Carreathers                   
              • Katie Cervantes                             
              • Matthew P. Chausse                          
              • David Cifuentes                             
              • Brittany S. Davis                           
              • Arin Symone Everett                          
              • Melissa Ann Hand                            
              • Tanisha Tanyale Harris                      
              • Patricia Ann Hoffman                        
              • Hadley Holtkamp                             
              • Joy Hyacinthe                               
              • Jaime Johnson                               
              • Samantha C. Johnson                         
              • Nicole Therese Keller                       
              • Brendon L. Kepple                           
              • Emilie Ann Koenigsacker                     
              • Angela Lawrence                              
              • Joseph D. Lebarre                           
              • David Warren Lewis                          
              • O'Shea Lewis                                
              • Elizabeth A. Little                         
              • William Joseph Luchsinger                   
              • Trisha C. Markley                           
              • Amber N. Mead                               
              • Josue Emmanuel Meza
              • Tisha L. Miller 

Giving Opportunities      

Make A Contribution

You have a special opportunity to impact the next generation through your donation to the BGS program at WIU.  Because of your generosity, our students are able to purchase books and supplies and continue their course work to earn a Bachelor of Arts in General Studies degree.

A gift of any amount made online or by personal check will be greatly appreciated.

Dr. Jeff Hancks
Executive Director

School of Global Education & Outreach
Western Illinois University
1 University Circle - Horrabin Hall 6
Macomb, IL 61455

Phone:  309.298.1929


  • Clifton H. Mills III                        
  • Bailey Montgomery                            
  • Scott W. Mounce                             
  • Lainie Newman                               
  • James R. Nissen                             
  • Jodi S. O'Leary                             
  • Matt Peterson                               
  • Natalia M. Porcelli                         
  • Joseph Prestamer III                        
  • Christopher C. Pulcher                      
  • Taylor Mariah Reusch                        
  • Nicholas Rivera                             
  • Anthony William Rushing                     
  • Erin M. Rylander                            
  • Michael Sanders                             
  • David Lee Schuerman                         
  • Tanner C. Schuldt                           
  • Bryan Thomas Scott                           
  • Christina A. Seward                         
  • Shawndar Patrick Singh-Johal                
  • Douglas Austin Skromme                      
  • Cherie Housman-Smolkovich                   
  • Christina Stoneking                         
  • David A. Swanson                            
  • Leann Sweeney                               
  • Zachary Swenson                             
  • Lucinda M. Taylor                           
  • Dawn L. Tonkinson                           
  • Joseph Carl Wessel                           
  • Lesia Whitmore                              
  • Eric S. Williamson 
  • Shaunda Marie Wilson                            

Alumni Apparel, Diploma Frames & Giftware

Visit the WIU Bookstore online or in the lower level of the University Union Macomb Campus

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