Financial Aid

Tuition & Fees

Financing a college education is one of the most important expenditures that you and your family will make.  Willamette University offers need-based financial aid and merit scholarships to help families afford the cost of education. This investment in your future will pay dividends throughout your life.

ANNUAL UNDERGRADUATE COSTS (2015 — 2016)
Tuition $45,300
Fees $317
Room and Board $11,200*
Residential Hall Fees (Estimated) $150
Books and Supplies (Estimated) $950
Green Initiative Fee $50***
Health Insurance  $1,878**
Total Estimated Costs $59,845

* The Room and Board rate is based upon standard multiple occupancy in a residence hall and Meal Plan B. Actual rates may differ depending upon room type and meal plan selected.

** If you have comparable coverage you may waive this yearly premium. For complete information concerning student health insurance please see the Student Insurance webpage. The health insurance fee shown reflects the 2014-15 premium.  The premium for 2015-16 is still being finalized.

*** The Green Initiative Fee may be declined by the student. This new fee provides students with a previously unavailable opportunity to develop, fund, and lead sustainability projects on and off campus. The fee was approved by a student body vote during the 2014 spring semester.