Western Oregon UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Monmouth, OR

$9,768

Avg in-state tuition

$27,678

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Western 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.

Western Oregon University is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Monmouth, Oregon. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,929, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 85%. The university offers 72 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,768, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $27,678.

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

85% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 960-1160

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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5k

Students Enrolled

41%

Online Student Enrollment

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

61%

Hispanic

19%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

4%

Unknown

3%

Black

3%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Female student population

64%

Socio-economic diversity

42% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

43%

State Grant Aid

30%

Institution Grant Aid

72%

Pell Grant

42%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,858
State Grant Aid $3,214
Institution Grant Aid $3,116
Pell Grant Aid $4,328

Financial Outlook

$33k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$22k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED 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.