Western Washington University

Western Washington University

Bellingham, Washington


Tuition and Fees

The cost for in-state undergraduate students to attend Western Washington University for an academic year can be broken down into $7,215 for tuition, $1,128 for fees, $954 for books and supplies, $12,036 for room and board and $3,672 for other expenses.

In-State Tuition and Fees

$8,343
In-state tuition$7,215
In-state fees$1,128
Books and supplies$954
Room and board$12,036
Other expenses$3,672

The cost for out-of-state undergraduate students to attend Western Washington University for an academic year can be broken down into $23,562 for tuition, $1,128 for fees, $954 for books and supplies, $12,036 for room and board and $3,672 for other expenses.

Out-of-State Tution and Fees

$24,690
Out-of-state tuition$23,562
Out-of-state fees$1,128
Books and supplies$954
Room and board$12,036
Other expenses$3,672

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionNo
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planNo
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

86% of undergradate students at Western Washington University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Western Washington University consists of 78% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $6,337 on average, 23% receiving pell grants of $4,401 on average, 71% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $3,700 on average, and 40% receiving federal student loans of $4,964 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid

$6,337

Awarded any Financial Aid

86%
Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid2,43878%$6,337
Pell grants73023%$4,401
Institutional grants or scholarships2,21871%$3,700
Federal student loans1,24740%$4,964

Net Price

Average Net Price

$17,728

Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $9,743 compared to net price of $11,228 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $16,398 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $21,213 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $22,069 in the $110,001 or more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$9,743
$30,001 – $48,000$11,228
$48,001 – $75,000$16,398
$75,001 – $110,000$21,213
$110,001 or more$22,069

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The in-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Western Washington University is $104,911. The in-state cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 3% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Western Washington University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

In-State 4-year Sticker Price

$104,911
YearIn-State Sticker Price
1$25,005
2$25,794
3$26,622
4$27,490

The out-of-state cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Western Washington University is $176,472. The out-of-state cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 4% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Western Washington University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost.

Out-of-State 4-year Sticker Price

$176,472
YearOut-Of-State Sticker Price
1$41,352
2$43,134
3$45,008
4$46,978