Advancement & Public Services

WESTERN PROMISE PLUS

Our promise is to significantly reduce your tuition, room, meal plan and books while you earn your undergraduate degree at Western.

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Hands-on experience and small class sizes

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Excellent career opportunities and high exam pass rates

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Friendly, home-like, diverse atmosphere where everyone is welcome

Cost to Attend

Qualifications

   Minimum of 1060 SAT/21 ACT and a 2.75 GPA on a 4.0 scale

   Illinois resident

   AIM HIGH family income requirements

Learn More in Program Details

Steps to Qualify

  1. Apply to Western Illinois University
  2. File a 2019-20 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  3. Check your Financial Aid Status
  4. Enroll as a new freshman for Fall 2019

What if I Don't Qualify for the Western Promise Plus?

Check out our 4-year Cost Guarantee and other scholarships available up to $40K.

Student Experiences

It would be completely impossible to do what I'm doing without scholarships.

- Markius Anthony
WIU Senior, Jazz Studies

Student Experiences 

It would be completely impossible to do what I'm doing without scholarships.

Markius Anthony
WIU Senior, Jazz Studies