WIU Housing and Dining Unveils 360-Diploma Tours of Residence Hall Rooms – Western Illinois College News

WIU Housing and Dining Unveils 360-Degree Tours of Home Hall Rooms

February 8, 2021

MACOMB, IL — Western Illinois University Housing and Dining Solutions (UHDS) is asserting the addition of absolutely immersive, 360-degree home corridor space excursions on its internet site. Future pupils and family members will now be in a position to virtually investigate every single of the home kinds UHDS delivers on campus, as perfectly as the dining facilities, from the ease and comfort of their personal household.

The 6 space forms contain:

● Double rooms in Lincoln-Washington, Corbin-Olson and Thompson Halls
● Tremendous Single space in Lincoln-Washington Halls
● Suite-Fashion rooms in Corbin and Caroline Grote Halls

“We are thrilled to unveil these new 360-diploma excursions of our residence corridor areas,” reported Associate Vice President for University student Solutions John Biernbaum. “In a time when campus excursions all over the place have been modified because of to the pandemic, we think this is just a single far more way we can meaningfully join with likely learners hunting at Western Illinois College. Not only is this digital tour quick to navigate, it is dynamic and instructive. I am proud of our marketing staff for heading the further mile to make this transpire.”

Assistant Director of Advertising and Communications Kirsten Johnson said this was an “all fingers on deck style of challenge, with a lot of people and campus associates currently being included to make sure the success of the undertaking.”

“Our eating centers had to be restaged as if COVID did not exist,” claimed Johnson. “Many thanks to Amenities Administration, Sodexo, and our facility assistants, our dining centers have been reset with tables and chairs, ground decals and plastic shields had been taken off, and food items was prepped and staged. As shortly as filming was above, these persons had been brief to reset anything however once again. The WIU Bookstore furnished items and attire to adorn our home hall rooms, and Amenities Management was fast to cleanse and contact up any paint. We are very pleased to get the job done with, and be on the identical group as these folks.”

An more aspect in the virtual tours is the measurement resource. Viewers will be capable to measure anything they want from the width of the mattress, the height of the desk, the width of the microfridge, etc. In the course of the tours, viewers will also discover out where to obtain WIU swag, bedding and far more.

Virtual excursions could be identified at wiu.edu/residencehalls.

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Business office of College Relations