College Deliberately: Illinois Wesleyan University

Illinois Wesleyan University is a small, private not-for-profit, four or more years University that emphasizes character, career and leadership located in the city of Bloomington, IL. It is known for Business/Commerce, General, Psychology, General and Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

Illinois Wesleyan University

place 1312 N Park St, Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
phone Phone: (309) 556-1000
web Web: http://www.iwu.edu
  • Illinois Wesleyan University is also known as:
    Illinois Wesleyan University, IWU, Wesleyan


The following information is gathered from a variety of public sources, and is updated annually. The user is advised to visit the accreditor’s site (linked where available) to verify accreditation status before making any decisions.
AgencyType / Program
Campus StatusInitial Accreditation date
Illinois Wesleyan UniversityMusic (MUS) – Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Not recognized by the USDE*
Accreditors certify that the institution upholds high academic standards, and acts with integrity towards its students. Most institutions are reviewed on a 10-year cycle, with follow-up reviews at the 5-year mark.
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Bachelor’s degree


Illinois Wesleyan University is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 125
Lacrosse Men’s 62
Baseball Men’s 49

The complete list of sports at Illinois Wesleyan University is available for members.


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