Parents & Family
Parents & Families Make a Difference
"One of the overall finest state universities around...The Student Assistance & Parent Service Center & The Parents & Family Association consistently meet or exceed our expectations...more like a private school than a state school."
- Jerome, WIU Parent
"NO WONDER so many students feel so at home...parents feel that way, too!"
- Kathryn, WIU Parent
Care packages are a simple way of staying in touch, letting your students know you are thinking about them, showing interest, and being encouraging. View care package tips here.
WIU Fast Facts
- Located in Macomb, IL
- 233 miles south-west of Chicago, IL
- 152 miles north of St. Louis, MO
- Directions and Maps
- Student housing available in 9 residence halls, 3 graduate & family housing villages, and an international house
- Tuition & Fees (Cost Calculator)
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