Quad Cities Campus

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.

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

February 15, 2018

WIU Spring Career Fair, Grad Program Expo March 6-7
WIU Spring Career Fair, Grad Program Expo March 6-7

The Western Illinois University Career Development Center Career and Internship Fair and Graduate Program Expo will be held from noon-3 p.m. March 6 in the University Union Grand Ballroom. A Fall Career and Internship Fair will be held from 1:30-4 p.m. Wednesday, March 7 in Riverfront Hall on the Quad Cities campus. Read more.

February 15, 2018

IL SBDC at WIU-QC to Host Workshops on Starting a Business in Illinois
IL SBDC at WIU-QC to Host Workshops on Starting a Business in Illinois

MOLINE, IL - -The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will host a workshop, Starting a Business in Illinois, from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28 on the WIU-QC campus, 3300 River Drive, Moline. Registration is due by Monday, Feb. 26. Read more.

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Success Story 1

Maura Warner '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Maura Warner graduated in May 2015 and is the Communications Coordinator with The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

Success Story 2

Todd DeDekker '12

Todd DeDekker is a WIU-QC Alumni who has a heart for history. He began his career teaching social studies at the junior and high school levels. He taught for fifteen years, but decided that it was time for a career change.


Success Story 3

Kasi DeFrieze '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Kasi DeFrieze graduated in May 2015 and is a grant writer for the development team of The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

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In the Spotlight!

Food Insecurity Conference - March 2 at WIU-QC

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will host its second annual Food Insecurity Conference from 10 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 2 on the WIU-QC campus, 3300 River Drive, Moline, in 103/104 Riverfront Hall. The event is free and open to the public, but advanced registration is required by Thursday, Feb. 15.

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