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Western Colorado University is a Public, 4 years college located in Gunnison, Colorado. Western Colorado ranked 9th in Colorado Colleges and 10th in Federal Region VIII.
It has a total enrollment of 3,203 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. Western Colorado's acceptance rate is 91.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Western Colorado University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
|Address||1 Western Way, Gunnison, CO 81231|
|Net Price Calculator||western.edu/admissions-aid/tuition-costs/net-price-calculator/|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (smaller programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master's degree|
The acceptance rate of Western Colorado University is 91.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 15.00%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||91.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||15.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$30|
|Graduate Application Fees||$50|
Tuition & Fees
Western Colorado's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,662 for Colorado residents and $22,446 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $17,371 for Colorado residents and $15,490 for out-of-students.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$10,662||$22,446|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$17,371||$15,490|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 3,203 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 477 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Western Colorado has 2,749 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 454 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||29 Programs|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✔|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|