Center for International Studies

Office of International Student Services

The Office of International Students Services is here for you!  Our goal is to help you with any issues or questions you may have during your time here at WIU.  We offer a wide range of services and activities designed to help you adjust to your new surroundings, get involved in campus and community activities, and ensure you have a successful academic career at WIU. 

Contact us at or 309-298-3734.

Upcoming Events: 


International Spring Event

  • April 22, 1:00 p.m., Green space (outside) between Seal Hall and Tillman Hall
  • Join us for our International Spring Event and learn new traditions.
  • We will decorate eggs, decorate cupcakes, and have an Easter Egg Hunt.
  • This event is free and open to the campus and community. ** Note:  Rain location is Memorial Hall, 3rd Floor Lobby.


Cultural Connections - "Sports and Physical Activity"

  • April 25, 12:30 p.m., Multicultural Center, Activities Room
  • Meet new people, learn about different cultures, and share information about your own culture.
  • Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served free of charge!
  • This event is free and open to the campus and community.

Employment/Internship Prep Workshops

  • April 25, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., Corbin Hall 108 Conference Room
  • Get help with identifying resources for jobs and internships, construction or review of your resume and cover letter, practicing interviewing, and completing employment application forms. 
  • Bring your laptop!  Questions, please contact Marlene Forman at or Cindy Ridle at