Illinois Wesleyan

Giving Tuesday

December 3, 2019 

We are so appreciative to everyone who joined the movement to support Illinois Wesleyan University and generously gave surpassing our goal. 
During this season of giving, we are grateful for those who want to ensure our talented students achieve their goals in having a quality educational experience.

Thank you!


Our Goal: $10,000
Giving Tuesday - $10,678


I choose IWU for performance opportunities and the personal attention from faculty. I am so thankful for all who have helped me get where I am today.” - Andrew Johnson ’20, Music

I am a transfer student to IWU. Not only does Wesleyan provide great guidance in my field of study, but also provides the scholarships I need. The experience I am gaining is preparing me for my dream career.” - Hannah Ogunnubi ’22, Theater Design and Technology

The opportunity to explore my different interests and IWU’s ideal size made the University the perfect fit for me.”- Lauren Yep ’20, Biochemistry

 “My fine arts scholarship provides the most benefit for me at IWU - giving me the support I need to follow my passion in theatre.” - Anna Schultz-Breef ’21, Theater & Asian Studies

The scholarships I receive from giving donors is paving the way toward my dream of owning my own digital marketing firm.”  - Marqus Harvey ’21, Marketing & Political Science

My family encouraged me to attend a school that would result in a well-established career, and also wanted me to follow my aspiration to play college softball. Not only did IWU provide those things for me, but all of my IWU experiences far exceeded my expectations.”  - Brea Walker ’20, Accounting

Scholarships have helped me thrive at Illinois Wesleyan. I would not have been able to study abroad or lead life-changing organizations on campus without assistance.” - Emily Lezcano ’20, Nursing