Our SOAR team welcomes new WIU students to summer orientation and registration! You will experience a true residential campus, a dynamic student activities program, and first-rate faculty who will challenge your mind and test your assumptions. Let the learning begin!
WIU offers many summer camps and conferences for youth, focusing on science, math, music, art, athletics and even Harry Potter! Any student who attends a summer camp at WIU will receive a voucher to take a residual ACT test at no cost at Western's Counseling Center.
WIU wants to reward you for your academic ability in high school by offering 4-year scholarships towards the cost of attendance. New freshmen who submit all application materials for admission are automatically considered, so apply today!
Beginning fall of 2016, a WIU-Women in Science Living Learning Community is available to women majoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines such as Biology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Chemistry, Mathematics, and more.