Special Note for Fall 2014 Applicants:
The Illinois Wesleyan University application for the Fall 2014 term will be made available after July 1, 2013. The new Common Application for the Fall 2014 term will be available after August 1, 2013. Please wait until after the appropriate date before creating and submitting your application for admission, and keep in mind that Early Action applications are not processed until early December. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
There are two different ways to apply to Illinois Wesleyan University. (Note: The Admissions Committee does not favor one way over another, although students interested in Nursing should strongly consider applying under the Early Action plan due to limited enrollment spaces.)
You can find basic admission criteria and requirements here.
Early Action (non-binding)
Students who submit all required application materials by November 15th are eligible for consideration under our Early Action plan. Early Action decisions are sent out between December 15th and January 15th. Students admitted under Early Action still have until May 1st to make a college selection. Some students who apply under Early Action may be deferred to the Regular Decision process to allow the Admissions Committee to request and consider updated information.
Students can submit an application under Regular Decision at any time; however, decisions for students applying under Regular Decision are not sent out until after January 15th. Students admitted under Regular Decision have until May 1st to make a college selection.
Students interested in admission to Illinois Wesleyan University must submit:
For those who prefer a paper application, a printable version of the application is available here.
Fine Arts Applicants