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IWU Student Handbooks, 1892-present

Identifier: 5-1/11

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 9 folders with the years 1892, 1897, 1903, 1909-1911, 1913, 1926-1927, 1930-present. There are some duplicate copies of individual handbooks. There are also a couple issues of the Guide to Residence Hall Living included in this collection.


  • 1892-present


9 Volumes : 9 Folders

Language of Materials



This is a IWU publication that was first published by the IWU Bulletin and later by the Dean of Students. It was first published in 1892/1893. Some issues were also called "Green Light." "Within this handbook you will find not only rules which shape our academic growth...For the new students, this handbook will provide a glimpse into the activities and programs which await him. For the upper classmen, the handbook will answer questions concerning dimly remembered policies and it will offer easy reference to adminstrative channels." (1970/1971 Student Handbook) The handbook is pocket sized.

Repository Details

Part of the Illinois Wesleyan University Archives Repository

P.O. Box 2899
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington IL 61701 US