WOU student on computer

Know Your Teachers

At Western Oregon University we offer small class sizes so that every student gets the personalized attention they need.

Average Class Size

Western Oregon University students making a W

Diversity at WOU

Becoming an Hispanic Serving Institution means that we will be better able to serve our entire student population.


of Students are of Color

Graduate with grad cap that says She believed she could so she did

First Generation

We know what kind of support you need because many of our faculty and staff have been the first in their family to go to college. 


of Fall 2022 Undergrads Were First Generation

Alumnus Tells His Story

Greg Garcia ’12 ’14
History Major
WOU history major and 2021 history teacher of the year Greg Garcia talks about making historical connections and recommends Western for its personal touch.

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