Western Oregon University

#3327 / #928
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#661
Most Desirable School

Public university in Monmouth, Oregon, USA

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About Western Oregon University

According to Wikipedia, Western Oregon University is a public university in Monmouth, Oregon. It was originally established in 1856 by Oregon pioneers as Monmouth University. Subsequent names included Oregon State Normal School, Oregon College of Education, and Western Oregon State College. Western Oregon University incorporates both the College of Education and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Enrollment is approximately 6,000 students.

Western Oregon University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,566 79% 45% 1060 20

How Much Does Western Oregon University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$8,280 $1,914

How Much Do Western Oregon University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Western Oregon University, then you can expect to earn an average of $43,400 per year. You also have a 88% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Western Oregon University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
4,147 3,725 422

Where is Western Oregon University?

Western Oregon University is located at 345 North Monmouth Ave, Monmouth OR 97361-1394

How Safe is Western Oregon University?

Monmouth has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Western Oregon University Known For?

Western Oregon University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Western Oregon University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Western Oregon University's Most Influential Alumni?

Western Oregon University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, History, and Psychology. Here are some of Western Oregon University's most famous alumni:

Thomas R. Schreiner
An American biblical scholar.
Shelley Beattie
An American bodybuilder.
Harold R. W. Benjamin
An American educator and writer.
Jennifer Lyon
Jennifer Lyon
An American reality show participant .
Marco A. Hernandez
Marco A. Hernandez
An American judge.
Ariana Richards
An American artist.
Terry Cooney
A United States Marine.
Charles E. Wolverton
Charles E. Wolverton
An American judge.
Rick Bartow
Rick Bartow
An American and Wiyot artist .
Dan Straily
Dan Straily
A Baseball player.
George H. Burnett
George H. Burnett
An American judge .
Robert S. Bean
An American judge.