Estimated Cost of Attendance

 

Undergraduate Student Budget

The regular academic year consists of three terms or quarters. The estimated cost of education below is for undergraduate students for the academic year (9 months) paying the Basic tuition rate. The tuition and fees estimates for undergraduate students are based on 15 credits per term. Actual tuition billing may vary based on number of credits taken, any associated course fees and the year you began enrollment at WOU.

PLEASE NOTE: Accounting and Business Services (ABS) does not send bills to parents/guardians or communicate with parents/guardians directly. Students are responsible for their WOU charges, and any financial information must be passed from student to parent/guardian. ABS employees may talk with parents/guardians only after the student has completed a Release of Confidential Information form each academic year. Even after the form is signed, ABS does not initiate contact with parents/guardians.

2021-2022 Academic Year

 

Resident

Tuition                             $8,460

Non-Resident

Tuition                       $27,900

Fees                                $1,809 Fees                           $1,809
Books & Supplies              $1,200 Books & Supplies         $1,200
Room & Board                $10,803 Board Only                $10,803
Transportation/Misc.         $2,460 Transportation/Misc.     $2,460
Total                             $24,732
Total                         $44,172

 

Resident

Tuition                             $8,460

Non-Resident

Tuition                       $27,900

Fees                                $1,809 Fees                           $1,809
Books & Supplies              $1,200 Books & Supplies         $1,200
Room & Board                $10,146 Room & Board             $10,146
Transportation/Misc.         $2,460 Transportation/Misc.     $2,460
Total                             $24,075
Total                         $43,515

 

Resident

Tuition                             $8,460

Non-Resident

Tuition                       $27,900

Fees                              $1,809 Fees                         $1,809
Books & Supplies              $1,200 Books & Supplies         $1,200
Room & Board                  $4,222 Room & Board             $4,221
Transportation/Misc.         $2,460 Transportation/Misc.     $2,460
Total                              $18,151
Total                         $37,590

 

WUE (Western Undergraduate Exchange) Budget

The Western Undergraduate Exchange Program (WUE) offers students from participating western states and designated majors the opportunity to enroll at a reduced tuition level, 150 percent of resident tuition plus fees. The tuition and fees estimates for undergraduate students are based on 15 credits per term. Actual tuition billing may vary based on number of credits taken, any associated course fees and the year you began enrollment at WOU.

The rates below are estimates as of May 2021.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
Tuition $12,690
Fees $1,809
Books & supplies $1,200
Room & board $10,803
Transportation/Misc. $2,460
Total $28,962

 

Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
Tuition $12,690
Fees $1,809
Books & Supplies $1,200
Room & Board $10,146
Transportation/Misc. $2,460
Total $28,305

 

   Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
Tuition $12,690
Fees $1,809
Books & supplies $1,200
Room & board $4,222
Transportation/Misc. $2,460
Total $22,381

 

To find out more visit the WUE Web page, prospective students may contact the Office of Admissions at 503-838-8211 or toll-free 1-877-877-1593.

 

Graduate Student Budget

The regular academic year consists of three terms or quarters. The average estimated cost of education below is for a full-time graduate student for the academic year (9 months). The tuition and fees estimates for graduate students are based on 11 graduate credits per term. Actual tuition billing may vary based on number of credits taken and any associated course fees.

The rates below are estimates as of May 2021.

2021-2022 Academic Year

 

Resident & Non-Resident

Tuition                                                  $15,180
Fees                                                       $1,809
Books & Supplies                               $1,200
Room & Board                                   $10,803
Transportation/Misc.                       $2,460
Total                                                $31,452

 

Resident & Non-Resident

Tuition

 

$15,180

Fees   $1,809
Books & Supplies   $1,200
Room & Board   $10,146
Transportation/Misc.   $2,460
Total
$30,795

 

 Resident & Non-Resident
Tuition                             $15,180
Fees                                  $1,809
Room & Board                   $4,222
Books & Supplies                $1,200
Transportation/Misc.           $2,460
Total                               $24,871

 

 

International Students

Other factors may influence the cost of attending Western Oregon University that international students need to consider. All international students should contact the International Students and Scholars Office for assistance with the application process and information concerning the cost of attending the university.

Study Abroad and International Internship Students

With careful and early financial and academic planning, any student who wishes to study or intern abroad can accomplish that goal.

To learn more

Staff Rates Information

Staff members receiving these benefits must apply at the Human Resources Office of the OUS school where they are employed. Questions about eligibility for staff rate programs should be directed to the human resources office where the OUS employee works. Students receiving staff rates or transfer of staff rates should notify the Financial Aid Office at their institution of this benefit. Timely notification is necessary to avoid potential repayment situations due to a student receiving too much financial aid.

Contact

Financial Aid Office

toll free 1-877-877-1593 | or e-mail: finaid@wou.edu | Location: Welcome Center 140