The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • DU is a Private (not-for-profit) and Western Illinois University is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • DU has more expensive tuition & fees ($53,775) than Western Illinois University ($13,314).
  • It is harder to admit to DU than Western Illinois University.
  • DU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,260) than Western Illinois University (1,050).
  • DU has higher submitted ACT score (29) than Western Illinois University (22).
  • DU has more students with 11,952 students while Western Illinois University has 8,502 students.
  • DU has more full-time faculties with 748 faculties while Western Illinois University has 527 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Denver and Western Illinois University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
DUWestern Illinois University
DUvs.Western Illinois University
Denver, ColoradoLocationMacomb, Illinois
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
$53,775Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,940
Out-Of-State$13,314
83% ($29,667)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)81% ($8,617)
$29,667Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,617
58.05 %Acceptance Rates59.97 %
13.02 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.59 %
1,260SAT Score1,050
29ACT Score22
77 %Graduation Rate51 %
-Transfer-out Rate33 %
88 %Retention Rate65 %
11,952Student Population8,502
748Number of Faculties527
12 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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