Quad Cities Campus

 As Rocky on Parade enters its third, and final, year, WIU would like to thank the many sponsors and artists who make this project a true community art project.

 WIU has 12 Signature Programs noted for their size, unique area of concentration, or accessibility.

Supporting Veterans

For the seventh consecutive year, WIU has been named a "Military Friendly School."

Over 75%

Over 75% of Western students receive financial assistance and/or scholarships!

Cost Guarantees

Western Illinois University ensures that your college years will be a good investment.

THE Public Choice!

We are proud to be the public choice for the Quad Cities by emphasizing quality, opportunity and affordability.

Find out what's happening @ WIU-Quad Cities

March 24, 2017

Grad Prep Day March 30-31
Grad Prep Day March 30-31

The Western Illinois University Alumni Association will host Grad Prep day for students graduating in May or in Summer 2017. Graduates can get their graduation questions answered and tie up any loose ends at this annual event. Read more.

March 20, 2017

WIU-QC Writing Center Hosting Seminars March 25
WIU-QC Writing Center Hosting Seminars March 25

The Western Illinois University Writing Center will host its Spring 2017 Saturday Seminar from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 25 at the WIU-Quad Cities Writing Center and QC Complex 2216. Read more.

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Success Story 1

Maura Warner '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Maura Warner graduated in May 2015 and is the Communications Coordinator with The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

Success Story 2

Todd DeDekker '12

Todd DeDekker is a WIU-QC Alumni who has a heart for history. He began his career teaching social studies at the junior and high school levels. He taught for fifteen years, but decided that it was time for a career change.


Success Story 3

Kasi DeFrieze '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Kasi DeFrieze graduated in May 2015 and is a grant writer for the development team of The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

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In the Spotlight!

Veterans Services at Western Illinois University

We have a long and rich tradition of serving veterans, active duty personnel, reservists, and members of the National Guard. WIU provides numerous on-campus resources for veterans and military personnel, as well as the flexibility of academic program offerings, including online courses and the Bachelor of Arts in General Studies degree program.

4-Year Scholarships Available to Qualified Students

WIU wants to reward you for your academic ability in high school by offering 4-year scholarships towards the cost of attendance. New freshmen who submit all application materials for admission are automatically considered, so apply today!

Spirit Wear Available!

Purchase case is located in Quad Cities Complex, Building C