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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1 University Circle Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 295-1414
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Western Illinois University
  • Located in Macomb, IL
  • Public
  • 11,094 students enrolled
  • 66% admitted
  • $8,541 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Kailey from Macomb, IL
  • I am a current student here

    WIU isn't a babysitter - be prepared to get your own schedules down and get to class on time. Most classes have graded attendance.

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  • Mary from Mason City, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Take advantage of every campus tour/events that you can before moving in. Getting to know the campus is easy and when you get here you'll already be familiar with campus which makes things a lot easier!

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  • Atalia from Springfield, IL
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I feel like if you are interested in going to Western, definitely take a college trip up to Macomb at different times of the year. When I first visited Western Illinois, it was during the winter, and man was it cold! It definitely felt colder than being down south in Illinois, but it can be so amazingly hot during the summer! Also, you want to know if you are comfortable with the size of the town. Realize that online shopping will become your bestfriend.

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