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WIU School of Ag Fall 2023 Open House Oct. 13

October 10, 2023

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MACOMB, IL - - The Western Illinois University School of Agriculture (Ag) will host prospective students and their parents at the annual Fall Open House at 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13 in the WIU Livestock Center.

The event will include tours of the campus, University Farm and other agriculture-related facilities. Ag faculty and students will be available to answer any questions.

A complimentary lunch will be served for those who register and attendees will have a chance to win a scholarship. To register online or view a map of the WIU campus and directions to the WIU Livestock Center, where all participants should park, visit

The schedule of events include:
9:00-9:45 a.m. - Registration & Activities Fair
9:45 a.m.- Welcome by WIU Ag Vocators
9:50-10 a.m. - Welcome by School of Agriculture Director, Andrew Baker
10-10:10 a.m. - WIU Undergraduate Admissions
10:10-10:20 a.m. - Alumni guest speaker: Jeremy Kane
10:20-11:20 a.m. - Farm tour
11:30-noon. - Student panel
Noon-1 p.m. - Lunch with WIU students, faculty, staff and alumni.
1- 2:30 pm - Optional campus tour

For more information, contact the School of Ag at (309) 298-1080. Follow the WIU School of Ag on Facebook and Twitter.

Posted By: Chiamaka Ezeobi (
Office of University Communications & Marketing