Western Illinois University can be found in Macomb, IL, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Western Illinois University has an enrollment of about 13,000 students.
Many students at WIU scored in the range of 18 (25th percentile) - 23 (75th percentile) on the ACT. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the WIU average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.89 - 3.18. 59% of all those who apply are granted admission to WIU, from which 26 percent choose to attend. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected WIU acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 62%.
The overall acceptance rate for Western Illinois University was reported as 59.3% in Fall 2013 with over 10,600 college applications submitted to WIU. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The applicant selectivity of Western Illinois University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for WIU has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.
The acceptance rate for Western Illinois University is seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|University of Illinois at Springfield||59.8%|
|Truman State University||72.2%|
|Southern Illinois University Edwardsville||84.2%|
|English||17 - 23|
|Math||17 - 24|
|Composite Score||18 - 23|