tuition & fees
graduate tuition & fees
acceptance rate
Student Population
online students
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Western Colorado University

Western Colorado University is a Public, 4 years college located in Gunnison, Colorado.
It has a total enrollment of 3,034 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at Western Colorado University is 84.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Western Colorado University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address1 Western Way, Gunnison, CO 81231
Net Price
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (smaller programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Western Colorado University is 84.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 22.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate84.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)22.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Western Colorado University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $10,646 for Colorado residents and $22,430 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $17,371 for Colorado residents and $17,371 for out-of-students.
Colorado ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,646$22,430
Graduate Tuition & Fees$17,371$17,371

Student Population

At Western Colorado University, total 3,034 are attending classes. Among them, 143 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Western Colorado has 2,606 students and the graduate school has 428 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,034
Undergraduate Students2,606
Graduate Students428
Online Enrollment143

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs29 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification