POBox 2900, Bloomington Illinois 61702
309-556-1000 Toll Free: 309-556-3031
Illinois Wesleyan University is located in Bloomington, McLean County, IL, and has an enrollment of about 2050. Student housing is available for 1771.
The University is composed of the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Fine Arts, and the School of Nursing.
Kiplinger's ranks IWU 12th among 1600 private colleges in delivering quality education at an affordable price while U.S. News and World Report rates IWU a "best buy".
John Wesley Powell, one of the founders of the National Geographic Society, was a professor here in the 1860's. He was the first to lead students on expeditions outside "normal" boundaries, taking them to study in the Colorado Rockies.
Other Education nearby:
(Normal) Bloomington Normal School of Radiography
(Peoria) Bradley University
(Eureka) Eureka College
(Bloomington) Heartland Community College
(Washington) Illinois Baptist College
(East Peoria) Illinois Central College
01/18 Coming to The Bloomington 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.
Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair Lombard IL May5 The Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair is held annually on St. Charles Road between Main and Elizabeth in downtown Lombard. All of the proceeds received from the craft booth rentals are donated to local charities. Features 140 craft exhibitors and 4000 attendees throughout the day.
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 .
West Chicago Blooming Fest West Chicago IL May18 The City of West Chicago presents another colorful Blooming Fest, an annual downtown garden festival. It combines the West Chicago Garden Club's popular plant sale, with a craft show, children's activities, music, food and fun. Downtown merchants and restaurants get into the act with special promotions, in-store specials and sidewalk sales.
Mayfest Chicago IL May17-19 Chicago Mayfest brings in three days of celebration - featuring; Chicago's BEST Bands, Festival Cuisine, pretzels, beer, and a broad spectrum of super cool entertainment...
Riverside Arts Weekend Riverside IL May18-19 The Riverside Arts Weekend is sure to please artists and patrons alike. Join us to celebrate two days of fabulous art in downtown Riverside, Illinois.