International Studies

Contact Information

Questions about admission requirements and your application status can be directed to the International Admissions Office at International-Ed@wiu.edu, or call us at 309-298-2426.

Student immigration questions

Ms. Angie Veith, Assistant Director/Immigration Advisor

International Admissions
Memorial Hall 342
Phone: (309) 298-2426
Fax: (309) 298-2405
Email: AJ-Veith@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

Take a Course Abroad

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 Distance Learning, International Studies 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

International Admissions 
Western Illinois University 
1 University Circle, Memorial Hall 342 
Macomb IL 61455
USA

Administration

Dr. Jeff Hancks,
Executive Director

School of Distance Learning,
International Studies, and Outreach

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

Ms. Marlene Forman, Assistant to the Executive Director
Horrabin Hall 5D
Phone: (309) 298-2859
Email: MS-Forman@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

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