If you are thinking about applying to Western Oregon University, the application fee is $60. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Western Oregon University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Western Oregon University is moderately difficult. Western Oregon University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Western Oregon University accepted 84% of all applicants., around 730 of the 874 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Western Oregon University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Western Oregon University must submit the following items. Double check with Western Oregon University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2.75|
|Other Requirements||√||general college preparatory program completion|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Western Oregon University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Western Oregon University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||20%|
|3.50 and 3.74||17%|
|3.25 and 3.49||19%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||21%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3%|
|Western Oregon University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Western Oregon University 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.
In 2021, 24% of Western Oregon University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 16% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Western Oregon University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Western Oregon University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
Want to increase your SAT Score?
Preparing for the SAT can help raise your score, but it doesn't have to take up a lot of time.
Learn how to increase your SAT score 200 points or more in just 10 minutes a day.
To be most competitive at Western Oregon University, you should strive to earn between 16 and 23 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Western Oregon University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.
A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Western Oregon University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.
Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Western Oregon University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Western Oregon University during the following terms: Fall Term Winter Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Western Oregon University?
Students who are admitted to Western Oregon University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Western Oregon University accept transfer credits?
Western Oregon University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Western Oregon University accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Western Oregon University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Western Oregon University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Western Oregon University?
Western Oregon University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Western Oregon University? Western Oregon University is a somewhat selective institution. The Western Oregon University acceptance rate is 84%. This means that the institution accepts 83 out of every 100 applicants.
Complete your profile to get your personalized, AI-calculated prediction score.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Western Oregon University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Western Oregon University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Western Oregon University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.3. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!Claim Free Account
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!Find Scholarships
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.Join the Conversation