Official school transcripts showing a secondary school/college background that would indicate a high probability of success at Illinois Wesleyan both in terms of grades received and types of courses completed.
An official standardized test score is required for admission, as well as scholarship consideration.
TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English Test scores are required for students whose first language is not English. A minimum IELTS 6.5 band score or TOEFL score of 80 iBT (Internet-based). A minimum Duolingo English Test score of 71% is required. Official scores should be sent directly from the testing agency. Scores more than two years old will not be accepted.
At least one letter of recommendation, in English, from a teacher who can attest to your academic ability and English language ability in terms of reading comprehension, listening and speaking.
Admission to Illinois Wesleyan University is competitive. IWU receives many more applicants than there is space available. Therefore, it is in your best interest to complete your application for admission as early as possible. The International Admissions Committee mails notification of its decisions during the months of December, January, February and March.