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Colleges / Weber State University

Weber State University

Ogden, UT 4-Year Public

About Weber State University

Weber State University is a public, state school located in the urban setting of Ogden, UT, less than an hour from Salt Lake City.

Founded in 1889, the institution currently enrolls around 29,596 students a year, including 28,685 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Weber State University's endowment was valued at $162,309,009 in 2021. The school spends $5,398 for each full-time student enrolled.

2021 Admissions Facts About Weber State University

Acceptance rate: 0%

Average GPA: 3.22

Mean ACT score: 21

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 31

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Weber State University Acceptance Rate 2021

Weber State University is a noncompetitive school to get accepted to. Around 0 percent of all applicants are admitted to Weber State University each year.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.22 out of 4.0. The mean ACT scores is 21.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Weber State University a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 66 percent of students who start at Weber State University return for their second year of college. Out of the 1,627 students who started at Weber State University as first-time freshman, 257 graduate within four years.

Weber State University's six-year graduation for undergrads is 36 percent. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 69 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $49,350 a year. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $22,791.37 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Weber State University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Weber State University a good school for YOU?

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College Info

3848 Harrison Boulevard Ogden, UT 84408-1001

Campus Setting: Urban

Weber State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 31

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Weber State University is Aug 31.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Weber State University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Weber State University ACT Scores


ACT Range

18 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above


18 to 24


18 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Weber State University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Weber State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Weber State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Weber State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Weber State University is like? There are approximately 29,843 students enrolled at Weber State University, including 28,833 undergraduate students and 1,010 graduate students. 41% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from UT and 10% percent of students are from other states.


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