University Relations

Western Illinois University Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Western Illinois University (WIU) is committed to providing information about the University pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (5ILCS1401), (FOIA). 

Much of the information often requested via FOIA requests is available online for immediate access. Please see below for links to generally requested records. Please direct any questions to Chief FOIA Officer at (309) 298-3070 or email

Media, and those seeking information about Western Illinois University, are also encouraged to contact WIU's University Relations office via phone at (309) 298-1993 or email to determine if the information requested is immediately available prior to filing a formal Freedom of Information request. 

University Reports and Information Available Online


Reference Documents

Statistics & Data

Complex requests or those that will require significant research should be filed as a Freedom of Information Act request. FOIA requests can be emailed to or sent to:

WIU FOIA Officer
University Relations
302 Sherman Hall
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455-1390

WIU processes all University Freedom of Information Act requests in accordance with the requirements of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act.