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Western Michigan University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$15,358/ year
National
$15,403
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $12,590/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,913/ year
  • $49-75k
    $17,544/ year
  • $76-110k
    $20,437/ year
  • $110k+
    $21,197/ 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
$11,493/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$26,851/ year
Average Housing Costs
$9,561/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
Books & Supplies
$948/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
63%
Average Loan Amount
$7,849/ year
National
$6,857

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
83%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$7,747/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    37%
  • State Grant Aid
    10%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    53%
  • Pell Grant
    37%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,971
  • State Grant Aid
    $889
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $5,710
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,617
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 323 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    39%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    24%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    12%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    16%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    9%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
A-
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
72%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.118 responses
Graduation Rate
54%
National
48%
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