Weber State University

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world rank  923

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University Overview

Established in 1889, Weber State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Ogden (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Utah. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Layton. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, Weber State University (WSU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Weber State University (WSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym WSU
Founded 1889
Colours Purple and white

University Location

Address 3850 Dixon Parkway Drive
Ogden (population range: 50,000-249,999)
84408-1137 Utah
United States
T +1 (801) 626 6000
F +1 (801) 626 6045
Other locations Layton

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 1137 University Circle
Ogden 84408-1137
+1 (801) 626 6744
800 848 7770

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Weber State University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities


Year of first Accreditation

1932


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Utah System of Higher Education (USHE)
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019