Eastern Oregon University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

La Grande, OR

$7,830

Avg in-state tuition

$20,520

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Eastern Oregon University

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Eastern Oregon University is a small public university located on a rural campus in La Grande, Oregon. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,853, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 94%. The university offers 34 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 28%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,830, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,520.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

94% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Not required or recommended

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Considered (not required)

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Not required or recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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3k

Students Enrolled

92%

Online Student Enrollment

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

67%

Hispanic

14%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

5%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

3%

Black

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Female student population

61%

Socio-economic diversity

49% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

25

Total Online Enrollment

2,621

Student Location Breakout

92% 8%

Percent of Programs Online

46% On-campus

54% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate 33% online

Bachelor's 62% online

Graduate Certificate 50% online

Master's 44% online

Doctorate Not offered

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $7,830 $20,520
Graduate $17,550 $17,550

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,245
On-campus room and board $10,152
On-campus other expenses $3,264
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $10,152
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $3,264
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $3,264

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $22,491 $35,181
Off-campus without family $22,491 $35,181
Off-campus with family $12,339 $25,029

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

52%

State Grant Aid

29%

Institution Grant Aid

84%

Pell Grant

49%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,873
State Grant Aid $2,831
Institution Grant Aid $3,714
Pell Grant Aid $4,937

Financial Outlook

$36k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$20k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.