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The University of Montana-Western Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

1,365 students

100% admitted

  • 1,154 full time
  • 211 part time
  • 558 men full time
  • 596 women full time
  • open enrollment

1,365 Undergraduates

$13,338 tuition/year

  • $13,338 out of state
  • $1,021 fees
  • $6,325 room & board
  • $925 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Rocky Mountains Town, remote from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Bachelor's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Kameo from saguache, CO
  • 0
  • small campus and small class sizes make it easy to get to know a lot of people. the block system is amazing you only have to study one class at…

  • Jan-23-2012 Read More
  • Guy from Dillon, MT
  • 0
  • the school uses a unique block-schedule for classes, meaning we take one class at a time over a period of four weeks for three hours a day. the campus is…

  • Feb-20-2012 Read More
  • Dillon, MT
  • 0
  • ... The registration, financial aid, and business offices are often difficult and they way to long to get anything figured out.…

  • Jul-24-2012 Read More
  • Amie from Dillon, MT
  • 0
  • The University of Montana-Western is an exciting and memorable place to attend college. It has some of the most gorgeous scenery in western Montana. UMW is the place to go…

  • Oct-03-2012 Read More
  • James from Ford, WA
  • 0
  • Great way at taking on college with the block system. The block system means you have 1 class per month (block) that you take m-f for 3hrs a day, it…

  • Dec-14-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Nicole from Salmon, ID
  • Jul-13-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I grew up in a small town so I have never like big cities! Dillon is small but bigger than my home town which is perfect for me! It's the perfect size to make lots of new friends and not be overwhelmed as a freshman with too many people.

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  • 4
  • Carissa from Washougal, WA
  • Jan-01-2010 I am a current student here

    I love being here at Western! Dillon is a great small town, and if you don't need anything like clothes, then Dillon has almost everything you need. Starbucks, Safeway and Subway!! It's a cute town, and everyone in town seems really nice. The campus is nice, even though it's pretty small, but that's really nice when it's COLD outside and you have to walk to class. The dorms are pretty standard, nothing amazing, but nothing horrible either. There are a lot of different clubs you can get involved in, and we have a great Equestrian team, and a great Rodeo team. I'm on the equestrian team, and I'm having SO much fun! I'm learning a lot, competing successfully and making great friends.

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  • 5
  • amy from Bigfork, MT
  • Dec-07-2009 I am a current student here

    Its a small university and a small town, iv made some great friends and the Professors are great.

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