Trouble So Soon?

Life is unpredictable; we know that. Sometimes you start the semester with the best of intentions and then…stuff happens. We’d like to encourage you to be proactive and seek assistance early; there are several potential options available to you: Speak to your instructor. If the issues effecting your studies are temporary, you may be able to … More Trouble So Soon?

Prof News

WIU Professor Authors Sustainable Landscaping Textbook A new textbook on sustainable landscaping was written in response to shifting environmental concerns, according to its author Marietta Loehrlein, professor of horticulture and landscaping at Western Illinois University. It is titled “Sustainable Landscaping: Principles and Practice.” “I wanted to address such concerns as climate change and environmental degradation … More Prof News


Spring 2014 School of Graduate Studies Seminar Series Students or alumni interested in learning more about graduate school are invited to attend this series of seminars. Whether you are interested in pursuing a master’s degree, post-baccalaureate certificate, or simply taking a few graduate courses as a non-degree student, these seminars will provide you with all … More Post-Grad?

Congrats to Fall 2013 Grads!

Amanda Adcock                                                                     Carthage IL Jennifer Allen                                                                          Princeton IL Brian D. Anderson                                                                  Quincy IL Nathan David Angeles                                                            Aurora IL Susan Antrim                                                                          Arlington Heights IL Andrew Lamarr Archie                                                           Chicago IL Brooke Marie Atwater                                                           Kilbourne IL Kyle J. Berg                                                                            Glen Ellyn IL Kimberly Bermudez                                                               Lisle IL Ryan F. Blaskey                                                                     Joliet IL Jason L. Bloomfield                                                                Washington IL Perry Deontaye … More Congrats to Fall 2013 Grads!

WIU/BGS: A Program You Can Afford

WIU Listed Among Illinois Affordable Colleges for Online Learning Western Illinois University is ranked fourth among 48 other Illinois colleges and universities for providing the most affordable quality online degree programs. AffordableCollegesOnline (AC Online) analyzed Illinois colleges and universities, reviewing data related to cost and accreditation. Western is ranked fourth out of 48 for meeting … More WIU/BGS: A Program You Can Afford