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Western Colorado University

Gunnison, Colorado4-yearPublic
Public school in Colorado with 3,200 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
91%
Women
90%

Men
91%

Total number of applicants
3,243
Women: 49%
Men: 51%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
15%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$20,652
Out-of-state
$32,436

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$11,976

$30,001–48,000
$13,037

$48,001–75,000
$17,772

$75,001–110,000
$18,893

Over $110,000
$21,338

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
Policies change during COVID-19; please confirm by looking at this school's website.

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 37%
ACT: 11%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
456
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
44%
Enrolled men:
56%
6-year graduation rate
51%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
70%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
0%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 1%
Black: 3%
Hispanic: 12%
Native American: 1%
Other: 15%
White: 69%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
14:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

Location

1 Western Way
Gunnison, CO 81231
Campus Setting
Rural

Region
Rocky Mountains

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(970) 943-0120
1 Western Way
Gunnison, CO 81231
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