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About Western Nebraska Community College

Western Nebraska Community College is a public, state school in an rural setting in Sidney, Nebraska. Western Nebraska Community College was founded in 1926 and enrolls 1,625 undergrads and no graduate students.

Western Nebraska Community College offers housing for up to 0 students. Most students live off campus,.

There are 11 Western Nebraska Community College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Western Nebraska Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
In-State Tuition $3,195
Out-of-State $3,315

Western Nebraska Community College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Western Nebraska Community College

Western Nebraska Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Western Nebraska Community College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not competitive to get into Western Nebraska Community College. In 2021, Western Nebraska Community College accepted 0% of applicants.

Western Nebraska Community College Waitlist 2021

Western Nebraska Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Western Nebraska Community College?

Western Nebraska Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Western Nebraska Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

Western Nebraska Community College Application Requirements

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Western Nebraska Community College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Western Nebraska Community College.

Does Western Nebraska Community College Require the ACT or SAT?

Western Nebraska Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Does Western Nebraska Community College Have On-Campus Housing?

Yes! Western Nebraska Community College provides on-campus housing for students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Western Nebraska Community College.

Financial Aid at Western Nebraska Community College

Western Nebraska Community College meets 90% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Western Nebraska Community College full-time are awarded $10,317 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Western Nebraska Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Western Nebraska Community College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Western Nebraska Community College, around 55% return for their sophomore year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% 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.

Based on this information, how does Western Nebraska Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Western Nebraska Community College a good school for you?

Interested in Applying to Western Nebraska Community College?

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Where is Western Nebraska Community College?

Western Nebraska Community College is located in the rural setting of Sidney, Nebraska.

If you want to see Western Nebraska Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 to Sidney, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Scottsbluff.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Western Nebraska Community College and Sidney are like without leaving home.

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College Info

371 College Drive Sidney, NE 69162

Campus Setting: Rural

Western Nebraska Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Western Nebraska Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Western Nebraska Community College is Continuous processing.

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

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Western Nebraska Community College ACT Scores

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Western Nebraska Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$12,384

In State

$12,504

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,195
$3,315
Fees
$525
$525
Housing
$7,164
$7,164
Books
$1,500
$1,500

Student Life

Wondering what life at Western Nebraska Community College is like? There are approximately 1,625 students enrolled at Western Nebraska Community College. 44% percent of students attend school full-time, 88% percent are from NE and 12% percent of students are from other states.

44%

Full Time

56%

Part Time

88%

In State

12%

Out-of-State

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,625

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,720

Out-of-State

$3,840

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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