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Western Illinois University is located in Macomb, McDonough County, IL, and has an enrollment of about 12,000. Student housing is available for 4782.

Western has attained a preeminence among institutions in their accountacy program which is one of only 12% nationally to earn AACSB accreditation.

In addition, the Music Business program is the only Nationally accredited program statewide. The ROTC program also is ranked in the top 15% nationwide.

Noted alumnus Mark Ganzer of Barrington says "The high standards and quality of Western's Actuarial program influenced me to become a Fellow in the National Society of Actuaries".

Location: 1 University Circle, Macomb Illinois 61455 Telephone 309-298-1414 Toll Free: 309-298-3157

Other Education nearby:
(Galesburg) Carl Sandburg College
(Canton) Graham Hospital School of Nursing
(Galesburg) Knox College
(Macomb) Midwest Horseshoeing School
(Monmouth) Monmouth College
(Canton) Spoon River College

10/16 Coming to The Macomb area
Dutch Days Festival Fulton IL May3-4 Arts and Crafts Vendors; Food and Concession Stands; Windmill Tours; Dutch Dancing and Costumes; Antique Tractor Display; Dutch Treasures Display; Heritage Canyon w/Early American Crafters; Hindeloopen Painting Demo and Sales; Stippling Display and Parade.
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .
Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair Springfield IL May18-19 Whether you are a serious art collector or are just developing an appreciation, there is original art here for you, in the form of jewelry, sculpture, photography, glassware, pottery, wood, metalwork, oils, watercolors, and other media.
Summer Camp Music Festival Chillicothe IL May24-26 The first Summer Camp Music Festival was held in 2001 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL. About 1,000 attended the festival that year, and enjoyed over 20 bands on 2 stages over the course of 2 days. Since then, Summer Camp Music Festival has grown to more than 15,000 attendees, hosting more than 100 bands on 7 stages over 3 days.
Art on Main Fine Arts Festival Canton IL June1-2 This inaugural fine arts festival will feature original art from the best of our Midwest artists. Come to view and to purchase excellent art pieces in a variety of categories: Painting / Drawing, Jewelry, Clay / Ceramic, Photography, Glass, Sculpture, Woven Textiles, and Wood.
Quad City Pride Fest Davenport IA June1-2 The festival is a street fair, a shopping mecca, a non-stop cavalcade of regional entertainment, a carnival, an interactive arts & sports jubilee, a smorgasbord of summer treats, and an open air picnic with a few thousand close friends, all capped off with a night of fireworks and a “new-fashioned” revival!