Western Governors University

4001 East 700 South Suite 701
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
(801) 274-3280
http://www.wgu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 15,870
  • Undergraduate population: 11,648
  • Student to faculty ratio: 47 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: unavailable
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $20,110
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $20,110

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 75%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $1,128
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 40%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,279
  • Students receiving federal aid: 41%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $2,198
  • Students receiving state aid: 0%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 0%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 4,985
  • Percent admitted: 37%
  • Percent admitted (men): 37%
  • Percent admitted (women): 37%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 11,706
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 56%
  • Graduation rate (men): 57%
  • Graduation rate (women): 55%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters