Adams State University


Adams State University is a small, four-year public institution located in Colorado’s beautiful San Luis Valley. Academic programs emphasize (1) experienced and supportive faculty who focus on teaching and mentoring; (2) innovative programs that incorporate experiential learning, student research, and community outreach; and (3) modern, state-of-the art facilities with first-class technology, computer labs, and learning studios.

At Adams State University, you’re encouraged to be whatever and whoever you want to be. Whether you’re a biology major interested in being a radio D.J., an All-American student-athlete with a passion for photography, or a piano player with the desire to lead our student government, at Adams State University you’ll have the freedom and support to be you!

How much would I save with WUE?

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NOTE: The rates shown are taken from WICHE's most recent annual Tuition and Fees Report (published in December) and do not include fees. We strongly encourage you to verify these rates with the admissions office of the institution where you want to enroll.

This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Applied Business   BA    
Art   BA    
Biology   BA, BS    
Business Administration   BA, BS    
Chemistry   BA, BS    
Creative Writing   BA    
Criminology   BA    
English   BA    
Geology   BA, BS    
History & Government   BA, BS    
Human Performance and Physical Education   BA, BS    
Interdisciplinary Studies   BA    
Liberal Arts   ASSOC    
Math   BA, BS    
Music   BA    
Nursing   BA, BS    
Psychology   BA, BS    
Sociology   BA    
Spanish   BS    
Sport Psychology   BA    
Theatre   BA    
Undecided/Non-degree   BA    

Enrollment Information

Eligibility for the WUE program will be determined by the Office of Admission at the time of admission and is based on information contained on the application for admission.

Freshmen: Incoming freshmen with a cumulative high school gpa of 3.0 or higher will receive the WUE award.

Transfers Students:  Incoming transfer students with a cumulative college gpa of 3.0 or higher will receive the WUE award.

To maintain WUE program status for all four years, students must maintain satisfactory academic progress.

Contact Information

Adams State University Office of Admissions
208 Edgemont Blvd.
Alamosa, CO 81101
Tel.: (719) 587-7712/(800) 824-6494
Fax: (719) 587-7522