• 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


    Accountant II
    Category: Accounting
    Employees in positions allocated to this level of the series are experienced accountants who apply accounting principles and practices to a variety of responsible accounting, budgeting, cost accounting, and/or other fiscal functions. They work under general supervision. An Accountant II typically -  Prepares annual financial schedules for state appropriated funds and local resources (Statement ...read more
    Phone:(309) 298-1414
    Human Resources Specialist
    Category: Human Resources
    Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of this position is in talent management by administering employee onboarding and orientation, counseling employees on benefits options, coordinating employee training and development, and organizing employee recognition programs.Required Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Administration, Management, Organizational Administration, ...read more
    Phone:(309) 298-1414
    Media Writer/Producer/Announcer
    Category: Media - Broadcast
    Employees in positions allocated to this level of the series perform regular, day-to-day announcing and production duties for a radio/television/online operation. They work under general supervision of higher-level personnel.?A(n) Media Writer/Producer/Announcer I typically - researches subjects for possible on-air or online content development within logistic and financial constraints.writes ...read more
    Phone:(309) 298-1917