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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

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Diversity at WOU

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


Students of Color

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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. 


First-Generation Students


Success Story

Graduate Degree in Elementary Education Juan Larios ’01 ’06

Juan Larios says obtaining his undergraduate and graduate degree in elementary education from WOU elevated his entire family. Larios continues to serve the community as Superintendent of the Woodburn School District.

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