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 Fall 2018 Graduates

  • Melissa Armstrong       
  • Carlos Roberto Arroyo   
  • Ryan-Scott T. Avena 
  • Samantha Barnett                            
  • Alexis D. Beard     
  • Michael R. Behary                           
  • Kelsey Bennett 
  • Lawrence Blake   
  • Taylor Arielle Burge          
  • Tyler Burlin            
  • Patrick Cicogna 
  • Debbie L. Claeys      
  • Jessa Lee Coker  
  • James DeMink      
  • Dominique L. Dickerson   
  • Latrenda S. Dixon    
  • Kaylyn L. Dresch   
  • Donna Jane Ferguson    
  • Brianna Ferris      
  • Lisa Marie Fortner 
  • Jasmine Golding      
  • Mary Joanna Goodin     
  • Lauri J. Graham  
  • Ellen Nicole Harker      
  • Michelle Hayes 
  • Andy Heimendinger
  • Martin R. Booth Hodges 
  • Michael D. James  
  • Simonne Latice Johnson
  • Ryan Q. Koebel 
  • Chelsey Marie Love                                           

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


  • Kyle B. Malcolm
  • Jaylene L. Marshall 
  • Katherine Ann Dalton Menard
  • Ashlie Rose Mettler  
  • Molly Sue Miles     
  • Rondaia Moore   
  • Lauren E. Moss     
  • Jeremy Murry
  • Todd Novak  
  • Tahlya Inette Osothsongkroh
  • Rachel J. Peterson 
  • Brandi Pitts  
  • Brandy Poston            
  • Scott Rehberg      
  • Kelli Rae Rittenhouse         
  • Logan Randal Runyen
  • Mackenzie Santos     
  • Sheridan M. Saskowski       
  • Khalen Saunders
  • Jennifer N. Seagle           
  • Veronica J. Sellers     
  • Tara Sepich    
  • Heidi L. Skiles     
  • Kenneth Smith   
  • Joseph Smrt
  • Lori G. Turner         
  • Katie L. Watson  
  • Nicole Weber    
  • Heather Renée Williams                      
  • Kelsie Woodside                 

Alumni Apparel, Diploma Frames & Giftware

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

WIU Bookstore