Admissions Information

The application fee is $60 for applying undergraduate school and $60 for graduate school at Western Oregon University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationwww.wou.edu/student/admissions/index.php
Online Applicationwww.wou.edu/student/admissions/apply_all_groups/undergrad_app.php
Calendar SystemQuarter
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2020-21, the acceptance rate is 79.14% and the yield is 25.58%. 1,452 men and 2,114 women applied to Western Oregon University and 1,010 men and 1,812 women students were accepted. Among them, 258 men and 464 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2020). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants3,5661,4522,114
Admitted2,8221,0101,812
Enrolled722258464
Acceptance Rate 79.14%69.56%85.71%
Yield 25.58%25.54%25.61%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2020-2021, 172 students (24% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 115 students (16%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 610 and the 25th percentile is 470. The SAT Math score is 590 (75th) and 475 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 23 (75th percentile) and 16 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing470610
SAT Math475590
ACT Composite1623
ACT Math1624
ACT English1422
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Western Oregon University are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,033, ACT: 58 - Public Master's College and University (medium programs)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, and High School Record (or Transcript) to its applicants. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Western Oregon University.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramConsidered but not Required
RecommendationsConsidered but not Required
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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