The University of Montana-Western

Acceptance Rate 33.33 %
Tuition & Fees $17,190
Student Population 1,334
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,608
Graduation Rate 42 %

Academic Overview

The University of Montana-Western is a public, four-years institute located in Dillon, Montana. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $5,726 for Montana residents and $17,190 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,334 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 33.33% and the graduation rate is 42% last year.
The salary after graduation from The University of Montana-Western varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $36,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, WMC's tuition & fees is $5,726 for Montana residents and $17,190 for non-residents.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Montana ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at WMC. The acceptance rate of WMC is 33.33% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 53.76%. The average graduation rate is 42% and the transfer-out rate is 9%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,608 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,334 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for The University of Montana-Western is 33.33 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for The University of Montana-Western is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for The University of Montana-Western is 9 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for The University of Montana-Western is 73 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for The University of Montana-Western is 1,334
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for The University of Montana-Western is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,608 at The University of Montana-Western.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address710 S Atlantic, Dillon, MT 59725-3598
Online Applicationhttps://w.umwestern.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidw.umwestern.edu/info/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.umwestern.edu/npc/index.html
Veterans Tuitionw.umwestern.edu/section/veteran-and-military-educational-benefits/
Disability Servicew.umwestern.edu/section/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

WMC offers 47 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate10
Associate's Degree80
Bachelor's Degree340

Special Learning Opportunities

The University of Montana-Western offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:420)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,800)

Veterans Benefits

The University of Montana-Western has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges