Western State Colorado University

Website: http://www.western.edu/

At an altitude of 7,700 feet, Western State College of Colorado, among the Colorado Rocky Mountains in Gunnison, is a beautiful and inspiring.  Academics at Western are characterized by quality education in the classroom enriched by hands-on learning experiences.  Western offers a wide variety of programs to fit diverse academic needs.  You will know your professors and they will challenge you to go beyond the ordinary to reach your academic goals.  Western's most popular majors include business administration, art, biology and recreation.  Western offers a complete teacher education program. 

How much would I save with WUE?

Click here to find the most current tuition savings estimates available from WICHE.

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)    
Accounting   BA    
Anthropology   BA    
Art   BA    
Biology   BA    
Business   BA    
Business Administration   BA    
Chemistry, General   BA    
Communication and Theatre   BA    
Computer and Information Sciences, General   BA    
Economics, General   BA    
Education, General   No Degree    
Elementary Education and Teaching   BA    
English Language and Literature, General   BA    
Environmental Studies   BA    
Exercise and Sport Science   BA    
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other   No Degree    
General Studies   No Degree    
Geology/Earth Science, General   BA    
History, Other   BA    
Interdisciplinary Studies   BA    
Mathematics, General   BA    
Music, General   BA    
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other   No Degree    
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies   No Degree    
Politics and Government   BA    
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies   No Degree    
Professional Land and Resource Management   No Degree    
Psychology, General   BA    
Recreation and Outdoor Education   BA   Does Not Accept WUE Transfers 
Sociology   BA    
Spanish Language and Literature   BA    

Enrollment Information

If a student residing within the WICHE region is accepted at Western State Colorado University, they will automatically be awarded the WUE reduced tuition benefit.

Contact Information

Carrie Esquibel
Associate Director of Financial Aid
Western State Colorado University
600 N. Adams
Gunnison, CO 81231
(970) 943-3085/(800) 876-5309