Graduate Studies

International Tuition Costs & Scholarships

As you prepare for your academic career at Western Illinois University, it is important to consider your current financial status and upcoming expenses. 

Cost of Study

All international students must prove a minimum amount of money to study at WIU for one academic year.  Learn more >>>


International students who want to work during their time at WIU  must work on campus . F and J visas do not allow a student to work off campus, nor work more than 20 hours per week (when classes are in session).  Please check with the Immigration Officer to make sure you are eligible to work. Learn more >>>

Payment Options

For questions about billing, payment schedules, options for payment, and other questions, visit WIU's Office of Billing and Receivables.

International Student Scholarships

We offer several scholarships for students who qualify. View available scholarships >>>

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate assistantship positions are available to graduate students. There are a limited number available. Learn more >>>