Description

Located in Gunnison, Colorado, Western State Colorado University is a public university offering a variety of academic degrees.

Bachelor's degrees can be earned in a long list of traditional disciplines, including the arts, sciences, business, education, languages, and social sciences. Exceptional students are encouraged to join the honors program to further challenge their academic abilities.

Western offers master's degrees in Education and Creative Writing.

Student life is an important part of the overall college experience. Students who are engaged on campus are also engaged in their studies. Students can take advantage of the various student organizations, residential life, a multicultural center, and outdoor recreational activities.

Support services allow students to focus on what's really important. Students are encouraged to use services like the health center, the fitness center, financial aid advising, academic workshops, and career advising.

Western State Colorado University offers exceptional academic support and recreational activities to its student body. Students can graduate feeling satisfied with a well-rounded college experience.

Quick Facts about Western State Colorado University

Region

Rockies

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Mountaineers

Website

www.western.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$3,922

Out-of-State Tuition

$13,536

Retention Rate

60%

Enrollment

2,456

Year Established

1901

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
2,341
Freshman Class
491
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
2,456

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
95%
Graduate
5%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
88%
Part-Time
12%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
89%
Out-of-State
11%

Gender of Students

Women
31%
Men
69%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
2%
Caucasian
80%
Latino
4%
Other
14%

Students State Origin

Colorado
89%
Texas
2%
Virginia
1%
California
1%
Arizona
1%
Other
6%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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