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Western Illinois University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$16,463/ year
National
$15,523
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $13,936/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,156/ year
  • $49-75k
    $18,461/ year
  • $76-110k
    $21,235/ year
  • $110k+
    $22,470/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$12,897/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$12,897/ year
Average Housing Cost
$5,880/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,750/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,200/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
Yes
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
70%
Average Loan Amount
$7,584/ year
National
$6,768
Student Loan Options from Lenders
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  • 1% Cash Back + affordable rates starting at 3.82% APR w/auto debit discount
  • No application, origination or disbursement fees

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
87%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,035/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    50%
  • State Grant Aid
    43%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    62%
  • Pell Grant
    50%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,745
  • State Grant Aid
    $4,385
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $4,088
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,511
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 168 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    33%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    29%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    11%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    20%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    8%

Overall Value

Value
A-
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
59%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.58 responses
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
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