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You're In!

Next Steps for Dual Enrollment Students

Register for Classes


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Log in to STARS

Your STARS student portal contains your academic records and financial information 

Use your WIU ID and your date of birth (mmddyyyy format) to log in to STARS


Activate Email

Activate your WIU email and WesternOnline account

  • WIU email connects you to WIU faculty & staff
  • WesternOnline is your platform to access course assignments and, for online classes, access course materials


Submit Admissions Forms

Admissions Update Form

  • Complete if you are considering attending WIU after high school

Academic Release

  • Complete if you want to grant your high school counselor permission to request your WIU course grades each semester.
  • Highly recommended if your school will be adding your WIU grades to your high school transcript 


Scholarships & Payments

You automatically receive a scholarship covering 2/3 of your tuition cost and for the remaining 1/3 of your tuition cost, you can:

Set up a Payment Plan

  • Set up a payment plan to spread payments over 3 months, 4 months or 5 months
  • Automatically deducted from your bank account each month

Pay in Full

  • Pay your account balance via bank account or credit card