Located in the west end Macomb’s train station, The Western Connection offers a variety of items for sale, all with a WIU connection. From gifts and merchandise promoting the University and Macomb, to items made on campus or crafted by WIU students or alumni.
You’ll find WIU metal décor items made by engineering technology graduate students, popcorn from the WIU Allison Farm, and University Bookstore swag all available for purchase. Even event tickets will be sold from the former “Taxi” booth in the east end of the train station (hours will vary for the ticket window).
If the WIU flutter flag is up, The Western Connection is open! Entrance at the west end of the train station facing Lafayette St.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Thursdays and Fridays: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m. – Noon
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