Western Illinois University : Profile

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1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455
Website: www.wiu.edu
Location: Great Lakes IL IN MI OH WI

Get a snapshot of Western Illinois University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Western Illinois University empowers students, faculty, and staff to lead dynamic and diverse communities. We provide student-centered undergraduate and graduate programs characterized by innovative teaching, research, and service, grounded in interdisciplinary, regional and global perspectives. We engage our students in educational opportunities guided by a professional and diverse faculty and staff in collaboration with alumni and community partners.

School Characteristics

Student Population
8175 per year

Length of Study: Public, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 18

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 11458
Retention Rate: 72%
Graduation Rate: 1806

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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