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Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455-1390

Official telephone: (309) 298-1414
Fax number: (309) 298-3111
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Year established: 1899
Type of school: public
Programs: 4-year undergraduate, graduate school
Religious affiliation: no
Campus enrollment: 7,643 students
Coeducational information: coeducational institution
Location description: in or near a small town (pop. 5,000-25,000)
Application fee: $30

Street address: Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455-1390
Mailing address: Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455-1390
Main telephone numbers: 309 298-1414
309 298-3111 (fax)

Main homepage:

FICE number: 00178000

Western Illinois University, founded in 1899, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 1,050-acre residential campus is located in Macomb, 70 miles west of Peoria, IL. The non-residential, metropolitan campus is located in the Quad Cities/Moline, IL.

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