Quad Cities Campus

WIU-Quad Cities Student Services


Our mission at Student Services is to support your physical, mental, and intellectual wellbeing. We strive to equip you with all the necessary resources and tools to excel academically and socially. To achieve this goal, we engage with you and provide assistance beyond the classroom. This assistance includes academic advising, financial aid, career development, tutoring services, and various extracurricular activities such as student clubs and organizations.

Student Activities at WIU-Quad Cities
Financial Aid

For many students and families, the cost of attending college can be too great to manage alone - for this reason, the WIU Financial Aid Office is available to assist eligible students in obtaining financial aid so they may achieve their educational goals.

Bill Payment Information


Western Illinois University oversees many of its scholarships through our Scholarship Office, and applying for most of these can be as easy as submitting just one scholarship application form. This is a chance to file one single scholarship application that could put you into consideration for a wide range of scholarships with one easy step.

Student Employment

Missions Statement: To provide employment services that enable students to develop skills, refine career goals, finance education, and integrate work experience with classroom learning.

Learn more.

Academic Support at WIU-Quad Cities
Academic Advising

On this site, you will find information to help with analyzing interests and abilities, choosing a major, changing majors, selecting courses, meeting requirements, and succeeding academically at WIU.

Honors College

The Centennial Honors College is an interdisciplinary academic home for academically talented and highly motivated students.

Disability Resources

Western Illinois University is committed to justice, equity, and diversity. Providing equal opportunities for students with disabilities is a campus-wide responsibility and commitment in which Disability Resources plays a primary role.

Health/Wellness/Safety at WIU-Quad Cities

Rock Island County Health Department  |  Mental Health Resources  |  Counseling Options

Student Health Insurance:
WIU-Quad Cities students are not required to have student health insurance and may select to opt out.

Fitness Center:
Come and check out the WIU QC Fitness Center in room 2402.

Emergency Alert System

Western Illinois University is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. Western engages in numerous activities supporting this goal, including comprehensive training for police and disaster and emergency preparedness planning. Learn more about the emergency alert system.

Safety and Security Resources

For questions about security and other resources, stop by the Riverfront Hall reception desk and inquire within.

Educational Resources

Center for Career Preparation and Employer Engagement assists students in preparing to market themselves to prospective employers.

  • Resume reviews and writing guidance
  • Job searching tips
  • Cover letter assistance
  • Interviewing techniques and mock interviews
  • Career fairs and workshops
  • Handshake - WIU's online employer and job database

Off Campus Living
Off Campus Housing Options

There are many housing options available in the Quad Cities area. Find a place that works for you!

Getting Around

Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, the Quad Cities is served by several major roads (I-88, I-74, and several major state highways), an international airport, bus, and taxi services. UBER is now available in the Quad Cities. Download the app and get where you need to go. Wherever you need to go, there is a way to get there!

Lots to Explore

Whether you are walking the river paths, taking in the QC culture through summer festivals or checking out the many small businesses, WIU is proud to be a part of it.

Visit Quad Cities

Food Vendors

Take advantage of on campus food vendors. Enjoy soda, coffee and snacks from the vending machines every day and a variety of food vendors on selected week days. Learn more.

Rocky's Corner

8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday

Assorted beverages and snacks available for purchase.

The Pantry

The Pantry is located in room 2412, second floor of building C.

The Veterans Resource Center

The Veterans Resource Center is committed to assisting those who served or are currently serving in the U.S. military, and their family members.

Contact Information

QC VRC Principal Staff Contact, Curtis Williams
Director of Student Services, Quad Cities Campus
3300 River Drive, Moline, IL 61265
Phone: (309)762-3999 Ext. 62236
Email: CM-Williams11@wiu.edu