You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
PLAN B: UNEVEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
UNEVEN - Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees: $3,290
Estimated Per Quarter
Costs For Room And Meals: $3,531
PLAN A, PLAN B
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
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How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
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WOU provides 5,400 students with a personalized education that is challenging and meaningful in a friendly and supportive community environment. WOU is home to the nationally-renowned Teaching Research Institute, the Regional Resource Center on Deafness and the Rainbow Dance Theatre. All academic classes are taught by professors and the average class size is 26 students. WOU Wolves compete in NCAA Division II athletics.
Campus Location - Located in the Monmouth-Independence area, the heart of Oregon's lush Willamette Valley. With Portland only about an hour to the north, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and Cascade Mountains to the east -- students can enjoy a region rich with opportunities for cultural and recreational entertainment. Nature lovers and outdoor adventurers can travel in any direction to find their favorite spot, from the ski slopes of Mt.
Helpful Information - A significant percentage of students walk or bike to get around the community. WOLF Ride service is available for evening transportation within Monmouth and Independence. Public transportation to nearby Dallas and Salem is limited to M-F during the day.
Pre-nursing, pre-education.Notable Academic Programs
Area Studies: African Studies, Asian/Oriental Studies, Canadian Studies, Chicano/Mexican American Studies, European Studies, Gerontology, International Studies, Latin American Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Theater Art
Athletics: Exercise Science, Physical Education
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Molecular Biology, Zoology
Chemistry: Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Forensic Chemistry
Communications: Communication, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Visual Design/Web Media
Computer Science: System Administration
Criminal Justice: Corrections, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Law Enforcement/Police Sciences, Legal Studies
Earth Sciences: Earth Science, Geology
Education: Childhood Studies, Physical Education
English: English, Linguistics, Literature, Writing
Environmental Studies: Environmental Studies
Foreign Language: American Sign Language, French, German, Spanish
General Studies: Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, Social Sciences
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography
Health and Safety Sciences: Exercise Science, Gerontology, Health Science
Information Studies: Computer Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Systems
International Studies: International Studies
Mathematics: Applied Mathematics, Mathematics
Military Sciences: Army ROTC
Performing Arts: Dance, Music, Music Performance, Music Theater, Music Theory and Composition, Music/Jazz Studies, Theater Arts/Drama
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: International Studies, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs, Public Policy Studies
Pre-Professional : Law Pre-Professional, Medicine Pre-Professional, Pharmacy Pre-Professional
Recreation: Sports Management
Sociology/Social Work: Social Science, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies
Figures are current as of 6/14/2017.
Important Notes: Incidental fee includes access to recreation center (Courtney Health and Wellness Center).
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.
For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Arbor Park is optional for meal plan purchase. Ackerman and Barnum Halls require a meal plan purchase. Ackerman and Barnum are upperclass and first-year residences.
Meal Plans Per Quarter
The average cost per meal in dining hall (Valsetz Hall) is $3. Most students opt for Meal Plan #3 at $560.00 and, if necessary, deposit additional monies to their meal card plan.