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

 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

May 26, 2017

'Ready to Run' Comes to WIU QCs June 3
'Ready to Run' Comes to WIU QCs June 3

U.S. 17th District Congresswoman Cheri Bustos will deliver the keynote address for the "Ready to Run® Illinois" training program Saturday, June 3 on the Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Riverfront Campus. Read more.

May 26, 2017

Illinois SBDC - International Trade Center Hosts Delegation at WIU-QC
Illinois SBDC - International Trade Center Hosts Delegation at WIU-QC

The Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC)’s International Trade Center (ITC) at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities recently hosted a delegation of federal and regional business experts for a roundtable discussion of best practices. 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's Wi-Fi is Changing - May 26

On the evening of May 26, 2017, University Technology will be making changes to the University’s wireless networks. After May 26, 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