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Summer Session 2017 -  Graduate from college early by taking advantage of the WIU Summer Session. Open registration begins April 24th!

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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

June 23, 2017

Friederichs Joins Illinois Small Business Development Center and International Trade Center at WIU-Quad Cities
Friederichs Joins Illinois Small Business Development Center and International Trade Center at WIU-Quad Cities

Ann Friederichs, past executive director of the Davenport Schools Foundation and a previous owner of a local insurance firm, has been named business advisor at the Illinois Small Business Development Center based at Western Illinois University’s Quad Cities campus. Read more.

June 20, 2017

‘Create Your Career Toolkit’ Events to be Offered at WIU-Quad Cities

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will host a “Create your Career Toolkit” event from 9 a.m-4 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, and again from 9 a.m-4 p.m. Thursday, July 27. Both events are free and open to the public, and will be held in the QC Complex, Building C Atrium. The events are drop-in style, and attendees do not need to attend both dates. 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!

WIU-Quad Cities Initiatives

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities offers a variety of programs for the Quad Cities Community and beyond. From summer youth camps to professional development to lifelong learning, the Quad Cities Initiatives Office expands opportunities for continued growth on a personal and professional level.

WIU's Wi-Fi Has Changed

University Technology changed the University’s wireless networks this summer. All users of WIU's wireless network must configure their wireless devices to properly reconnect to Wi-Fi on the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses.

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