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graduate tuition & fees
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Student Population
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Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University is a Public, 4 years college located in Macomb, Illinois.
It has a total enrollment of 8,502 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at Western Illinois University is 57.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Western Illinois University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Western Illinois University is 57.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 22.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate57.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)22.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Western Illinois University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $13,104 for Illinois residents and $13,104 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $11,996 for Illinois residents and $11,996 for out-of-students.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,104$13,104
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,996$11,996

Student Population

At Western Illinois University, total 8,502 are attending classes. Among them, 959 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Western Illinois has 6,754 students and the graduate school has 1,748 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students8,502
Undergraduate Students6,754
Graduate Students1,748
Online Enrollment959

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs128 Programs
Number of online programs24 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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