2020-21 Tuition and Fees

Direct CostIn-StateOut-of-State
Required Fees$3,829.70$3,829.70
Optional Fees**$250$250
Double Room***$5,200$5,200
Board (15-meal/week plan)$4,674$4,674
Total Annual Cost$20,769.70$32,553.70
Indirect Cost In-StateOut-of-State
Books & Supplies$1,300$1,300
Total Indirect Cost$4,405$4,405
Total (Direct + Indirect)$25,174.70$36,958.70

Tuition costs are subject to change. For a breakdown of tuition costs per credit hour, email cashier@western.edu.

Also, please be advised that some departments have course specific fees. This may increase a student’s due balance depending on the classes they enroll in each semester.

Tuition and Fees cost breakdown:


*Tuition reflects that the College Opportunity Fund (COF) stipend has been applied. Colorado Residents can register for COF at cof.college-assist.org.

**Optional fees include Mountaineer Field House ($200), Renewable Energy ($30) and Scholarly Activity ($20). For information about waiving these fees, email cashier@western.edu.

***For information about options on housing and meal plans, visit the Residence Life room and board rates page.

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