Global Education & Outreach

Contact Information

Admission for ALL international students is now located in the School of Graduate Studies, Sherman Hall 116.  Questions about admission for international students and immigration can be directed to the School of Graduate Studies by calling 309-298-1806 or emailing International-Ed@wiu.edu.

Services for admitted students (orientation, campus life and activities)

Ms. Dana Sistko, Assistant Director

International Student Services
Memorial Hall 347
Phone: (309) 298-3734
Fax: (309) 298-2405
Email: DM-Sistko@wiu.edu, CIS-Activities@wiu.edu

Dr. Pedro Bidegaray, Director

Study Abroad and Outreach
Horrabin 8
Phone: (309) 298-2504
Email: PE-Bidegaray@wiu.edu, studyabroad@wiu.edu

English Language Training

Dr. Jeff Hancks, Executive Director, 
School of Global Education and Outreach

Western's English as a Second Language (WESL) Institute
Memorial Hall 348
Phone: (309) 298-1929
Fax: (309) 298-2405
Email: wesl@wiu.edu

Other Helpful Contacts (not official representatives of WIU)

International Student Ambassadors
Current WIU International Students who can assist with your questions.

Studying in the United States
International students blog about their experiences

 

 

 

Mailing Address

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

Administration

Dr. Jeff Hancks,
Executive Director

School of Global Education and Outreach
Horrabin Hall 6
Phone: (309) 298-1929
Email: JL-Hancks@wiu.edu

Marketing and International Relations
Ms. Christie Carmack,
Assistant Director, Marketing and International Relations

Horrabin Hall 6
Phone: (309) 298-1929
Email: CA-Carmack@wiu.edu

Ms. Sharon Thompson
Office Administrator
Horrabin Hall 6
Phone: (309) 298-1929
Email:  SK-Thompson2@wiu.edu

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