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WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY

Western's English as a Second Language Institute (WESL)

Program Type: College/University Affiliated
1 University Circle,
Memorial Hall 348
Macomb, IL  61455- 

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Host Institution: Western Illinois University

Host City Size: Up to 50,000

Year Established: 1977

Accreditations: Commission on English Language Program Accreditation

IEP Membership Organizations: EnglishUSA
 
Phone #: (309) 298-1107

Phone #2: (309) 298-2485

Fax #: (309) 298-2405

E-Mail:

Website: http://www.wiu.edu/wesl

Application Contact Info: MAIL APPLICATION MATERIALS TO: International Admissions Memorial Hall 342 Western Illinois University Macomb, IL 61455 USA
 
Course Schedule:
LevelClass hrs/wkLab hrs/wkCAI hrs/wkOther* hrs/wk
B:20
I:20
A:20

English for Specific Purpose:
Specific Purposehrs
Graduate Study0
University Preparation0

 
Terms:
Term Duration in WeeksStart Month
16January
10May
16August

Program Size: 40

Program Size, Summer: 30

Average Class Size: 12

Minimum Class Size: 10

Maximum Class Size: 20

Distribution:
RegionPercent
Americas10.00
Asia50.00
Middle East/North Africa40.00

Full-time Instructors: 2

Part-time Instructors: 1

Average Full-time Hours per Week: 20

Advanced Degree in TESOL or related field Full-time: 2

Advanced Degree in TESOL or related field Part-time: 0

Full-time Admin: 1

Part-time Admin: 0

Part-time study option: yes

Part-time Eligibility: Depending on type of visa, some students may study ESL part-time .

Tests used by the IEP for admission and proficiency: IELTS, TOEFL

 
Admissions: All Applicants

Admission Conditions: Applicants must be 17 years old and have a high school/secondary school certificate.

Visa Forms Issued: I-20, DS-2019

Other Visa Forms Issued - Details: none

Pre-academic work completed in IEP eligible for college/university credit: no

Maximum Credits Eligible: 0

IEP students can take academic courses at college/university: no

Maximum Credits Avail.: 60

Degree Levels: undergraduate and/or graduate

I-20 Includes Academic Admission: yes

Academic Admissions Conditions: Admission is conditional on English language proficiency.

TOEFL Required for Undergraduate Admission: yes

If TOEFL is not Required, Test Used: Successful Completion of WESL program

TOEFL Required for Graduate Admission: yes

If TOEFL is not Required, Test Used: Successful completion of WESL program

Articulation Agreement(s): no

 
Tuition:
TuitionWeeks
450016
22508

Fees: $1880

Insurance Cost: $842

Insurance Details: Health insurance: $842 (Fall or Spring, 16 weeks), $450 (Summer, 8 weeks)

Other Costs: Textbooks ($250 for full-time WESL students)

Financial Aid Available: New WESL students may qualify for a $3000 scholarship. Determined during application process.

Campus Housing Availability: Available year-round

Campus Housing Assistance Available: yes

Housing Costs: $4850

Housing Weeks: 32

Housing Cost Type: Room and Board

Additional Housing Info: Double rate

Off-Campus Housing Availability: Readily available, moderately priced

Off-Campus housing Assistance Available: yes

Homestay Assistance Available: no

Board Plan Availability: Board plan available

Board Plan Costs: $1875

Board Plan Weeks: 16

Board Plan Additional Info: 21 meals per week

Services Available: Academic Counseling, Academic Placement, Airport Meeting, Campus Orientation, Campus Orientation, Conversation Partners, Crosscultural Activities, Field Trips, Field Trips, Homestay, Host Family, Housing Assistance, Housing Assistance, International Student Advisor, Visa/Tax Counseling

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