International Admissions

Admission Process

Western Oregon University education is unlike any other because together we succeed.

At WOU, all students are valued for their role in the Wolves family. Members of the faculty and staff are invested in your success, so you will be empowered to achieve a transformative education that puts you on a path toward employment. Take the first step today by applying for admission.

WOU classroom

Tuition & Scholarships

The vast majority our student body is able to take advantage of WOU’s extensive scholarship and tuition assistance opportunities. 

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What you need to know about your immigration documents, comprehensive F-1 and J-1 regulatory information, and a description of the electronic student and exchange visitor information system, SEVIS.

WOU student in dorm room

University Housing

Living on campus is one of the most rewarding experiences you will have while attending WOU. On campus living will make it easy to study with other students with like interests/fields of study.

Academic Programs

Embark on a Thrilling Adventure to Uncover the Abundance of Academic Opportunities Waiting for You – Your Perfect Fit Awaits!

Study abroad

No matter what your interests, we have something for you — study abroad programs, exchanges, service learning, field studies, and internships — on land or at sea! Explore and discover more about our programs.

Explore WOU’s Campus Charms

“Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of our sprawling 157-acre campus, where every tree-lined avenue tells a story, every historic building has a tale to tell, and every step you take feels like a journey. Don’t just visit, experience it firsthand! Come take part in our guided tours led by enthusiastic students who breathe life into our campus’s history, culture, and spirit. Reach out today to begin crafting your unforgettable adventure at WOU!”


of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU


of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in

NCAA Division II student-athletes want to see you in the stands, cheering for the Wolves

Have questions? Contact us 🙂

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Office of International Education & Development

Phone: 1-503-838-8425


Location: Academic Programs & Support Center (APSC)

Western Oregon University

345 N Monmouth Ave Monmouth, OR 97361