Undergraduate Admissions

Enrollment Profile

  • 7,624 total enrollment
  • 895 new freshmen class size
  • 660 new transfer class size
  • 1057 Average SAT
  • 22 Average ACT
  • 63.3% Average high school class rank
  • 83.1% of WIU students are from Illinois, 12.8% from out of state and 3.9% international
  • 37% minority students in undergraduate programs including African American, Hispanic, Latino, Asian American and Native American
  • 51:49 female to male ratio
  • 6% of new freshman are undeclared majors

Faculty and Class Size

  • 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • 17 students is our average class size
  • 71% of faculty hold the highest degree attainable in their discipline
  • 95% of courses are taught by faculty - not teaching assistants

Campus Facts and Facilities

  • 60+ buildings on more than 1,000 acres, including a 300+ acre farm and 18-hole golf course
  • residence halls house over 2,261 students on campus
  • Costs are locked in for four years with WIU's Cost Guarantee that covers tuition, fees, housing and meal plan costs
  • Graduate in four years guaranteed with WIU's GradTrac program
  • NCAA Division I Athletics - 8 sports for men and 9 for women
  • 80% of students receive some type of financial aid - average Financial Aid package is $17,646 including scholarships, grants, loans, and employment
  • Located in Macomb, Illinois - a safe, friendly community of 19,000+ and in Moline, Illinois, a metropolitan area of 380,000+

Academics

Highlights

  • Low student-to-faculty ratio (15:1)
  • Average class size of 21 students
  • 93% of courses are taught by faculty - not teaching assistants
  • All costs are guaranteed for four years
  • 67 undergraduate degree programs; 35 graduate programs; 13 pre-professional degrees


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