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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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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
  • 12,585 students enrolled
  • 66% admitted
  • $8,406 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Luis from Elgin, IL
  • May-21-2015 I am a current student here

    Definitely learn how to ride the buses around campus and town they are a life saver. The bus system is free of charge and takes you everywhere, but make sure not to get on the wrong bus or you will be in a for a long ride lol.

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  • K. from Chicago, IL
  • May-15-2015 I am a current student here

    All prospective students should be advised to become involved in an organization. Joining an organization will help you to make friends and feel less isolated on campus.

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  • Annaliese from Eola, IL
  • Jan-06-2015 I am a current student here

    If you need help with anything don't be afraid to ask because WIU has plenty of resources at your disposal. Also try to take advantage of all the on campus organizations. There is such a variety that it's hard to not find something you're interested in!

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  • Christine from Chicago, IL
  • Dec-03-2014 I am a current student here

    - Visit during discover western - go in undecided so you can explore any of the over 30 majors. -the admission office will help you with any questions you have

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