Information for Parents


We are pleased that your son or daughter is considering pursuing a Communication degree at Western Illinois University. In addition to the other areas of our web site, here are some links that you might find useful with regard to finding out more information about the university and community as a whole:

What can one do with a major or minor in Communication?

See our Career Opportunities information!

Please feel free to give us a call or e-mail us with any other questions you might have about our programs.

Jennifer Grimm
Academic Advisor
Office Phone: (309) 298-1938

Pete Jorgensen, Ph.D.
Chairperson, Department of Communication
Office Phone: (309) 298-1507