• Western Illinois University



    About Us

    Recognized as a ''Best Midwestern College by the Princeton Review and as one of 37 public universities ranked a ''Best Midwestern University'' by U.S.News & World Report, Western Illinois University serves nearly 9,000 students at its traditional residential campus in Macomb and its metropolitan, non-residential branch campus in Moline, Illinois. WIU offers an outstanding variety of in-demand bachelor's and master's degree programs, pre-professional programs, two doctoral degrees, and certificate programs. Western Illinois University is the right choice for your success! Visit wiu.edu to learn more. #LeatherneckPride

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    • "Best Midwestern University" - U.S.News & World Report
    • "Best Midwestern College" - The Princeton Review
    • "Top Illinois Public University" & "Best Value College in Illinois" - Niche.com
    • "Military Friendly School" - G.I. Jobs Magazine
    • "Best College" - Military Times EDGE Magazine


    Welcome to Western Illinois University!
    New WIU mascot Col. Rock IV (aka Ray) and retired mascot Col. Rock III (aka Rock)
    Sherman Hall by Night
    North Quad
    Western Wildlife
    WIU Alumni House
    Ovarian Cancer Research
    Lake Ruth
    Fireworks Over Sherman
    Sherman Hall by Day
    WIU Alison Organic Farm
    Hanson Field


    Western Illinois University Employment Opportunities
    Category: Education
    Visit https://www.wiu.edu/employment/ to view available job openings at Western Illinois University.  For more information about benefits and civil service testing, please contact the WIU Human Resources Office, telephone (309) 298-1971.
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    Admissions Marketing Coordinator
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    Admissions Marketing Coordinator Western Illinois University Work Department: University Relations/University Communications Class Title/Code: Admissions Marketing Coordinator (5004) Effective Date: Mar 25, 2021 Responsibilities: - Serving both the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses, this position enhances academic program recruitment and enrollment by developing and executing multiple recruitment ...read more