Quad Cities Campus

About WIU-Quad Cities

WIU-QC School of Engineering students and graduates are designing, building, and testing everything from ag equipment to aircraft lighting for companies in the Quad Cities region.

Food vendors available in Riverfront Hall

In-state tuition for ALL states. That’s right: Illinois, Iowa, and beyond.

Scholarship funds exist for everything from the hometown you come from, to volunteering you’ve done!  WIU-QC-specific scholarships are listed here.

WIU-QC is the right choice for your success. Apply today!

At WIU-QC, you’ll experience one-on-one guidance from first-rate faculty. We’re consistently ranked and rated among the best.

Get involved, meet fellow students, and gain leadership experience by joining one of our many student organizations.

Take the guesswork out of the cost of a college education. Learn more about our cost guarantee.

Supporting Veterans

For the seventh consecutive year, WIU has been named a "Military Friendly School."

Over 75%

Over 75% of Western students receive financial assistance and/or scholarships!

Cost Guarantees

Western Illinois University ensures that your college years will be a good investment.

THE Public Choice!

We are proud to be the public choice for the Quad Cities by emphasizing quality, opportunity and affordability.

Find out what's happening @ WIU-Quad Cities

June 15, 2018

Illinois SBDC at WIU-QC Minority Empowerment Grant Awards
Illinois SBDC at WIU-QC Minority Empowerment Grant Awards

The Western Illinois University-Quad Cites Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at recently hosted the Minority Empowerment Equipment Grant award ceremonies to recognize 14 Quad Cities-area minority owned small businesses. Read more.

June 11, 2018

Introducing Col. Rock IV ("Ray")
Introducing Col. Rock IV ('Ray')

There's a new dog in town and he's bone-a-fide. Read more.

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In the Spotlight!

Quad Cities Initiatives Summer Camps - June & July

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities offers a variety of programs for the Quad Cities Community and beyond. Summer Youth Camps are scheduled during the months of June and July on topics of songwriting, math and Harry Potter!

Extended Student Services Hours (Saturdays)

January 20, 2018 - May 5, 2018 - 8:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
QC Complex, East Information Desk in Building C

In an effort to increase access to services, QC Student Services will be open on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. You will be able to pick up textbook orders, drop off or pickup documents/forms, or leave messages for Admissions, Advising, and other Student Services departments.

WIU's Wi-Fi Has Changed

University Technology changed the University’s wireless networks this summer. All users of WIU's wireless network must configure their wireless devices to properly reconnect to Wi-Fi on the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses.

Veterans Services at Western Illinois University

We have a long and rich tradition of serving veterans, active duty personnel, reservists, and members of the National Guard. WIU provides numerous on-campus resources for veterans and military personnel, as well as the flexibility of academic program offerings, including online courses and the Bachelor of Arts in General Studies degree program.

4-Year Scholarships Available to Qualified Students

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!

Spirit Wear Available!

Purchase case is located in Quad Cities Complex, Building C