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Tuition, Costs and FeesA small tuition is the best tuition. When you choose Eastern, you'll have the smallest tuition bill of any public four-year university in the state. Bonus: you'll also have the lowest housing costs.
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EWU Average 9-Month Direct Cost of Attendance*
|Tuition & Fees||$7,972||$11,345||$21,066|
|Room & Board||$9,628||$9,628||$9,628|
|Books & Supplies||$1,095||$1,095||$1,095|
|Total Direct Costs||$18,695||$22,068||$31,789|
*2014-2015 costs. In addition to these expenses, make sure to budget for transportation and miscellaneous personal expenses.
How EWU Compares to Other State Universities
|University||In-State Tuition & Fees||Books||Room & Board||Total Cost||Four-Year Savings When You Choose EWU|
|Eastern Washington University||$7,972||$1,095||$9,628||$18,695|
|Central Washington University||$9,021||$1,002||$10,285||$20,308||$6,452|
|The Evergreen State College||$8,682||$1,032||$9,492||$19,206||$2,044|
|University of Washington (Bothell)||$11,911||$1,206||$10,833||$24,433||$22,952|
|University of Washington (Seattle)||$12,394||$1,206||$10,833||$23,950||$21,020|
|University of Washington (Tacoma)||$12,441||$1,206||$10,833||$24,480||$23,140|
|Washington State University||$12,398||$960||$11,296||$24,634||$23,756|
|Western Washington University||$8,965||$1,080||$9,654||$19,707||$4,048|
(EWU's figures are from 2014-2015. All costs at other universities are for the 2014-2015 academic year and come from in-state costs and fees published on each university's website in August 2014.)
EWU FAFSA School Code
EWU's FAFSA school code is 003775.
Net Price Calculators
The EWU Net Price Calculator for freshmen and the Net Price Calculator for transfers gives an approximation of what you might pay to attend EWU. The results are only estimates, not guarantees. Keep in mind that the calculator does not incorporate many of the scholarships and tuition waivers offered by EWU.
Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
Eastern is a member of the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE). This program reduces non-resident tuition for eligible out-of-state students. Participating states are Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming. Discover if you're eligibile for WUE.
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