College of Liberal Arts (Undergraduate) Tuition & Fees

A Willamette education provides tremendous value. We offer generous financial aid, and the opportunities students find here to lead, solve, build and create have earned Willamette the distinction of being one of 40 “Colleges That Change Lives.” Our students and alumni see why Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report and others name us not just a top college, but a top value in higher education.

99%
of students receive financial aid
75+
annual grants for student research
$42M
in scholarships awarded annually

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2018-19)

Total Estimated Costs $32,134.25 $32,014.25 $64,148.50
Description Fall Semester Spring Semester Total Annual
Tuition $24,875.00 $24,875.00 $49,750.00
Fees1 484.25 364.25 848.50
Room and Board2 6,280.00 6,280.00 12,560.00
Books and Supplies (estimated)3 495.00 495.00 990.00

Additional Costs

Health Insurance

$2,440 annually, charged as $1,063 in fall semester, $1,377 in spring, with a $50 per semester administration fee.

Students are required to have health insurance. If you have comparable coverage to the Willamette Student Health Insurance, you may waive this premium. The health insurance rates for international students may differ from the rates for domestic students listed above. Learn more here.

Tuition and Fees: More Information

  1. Fees break down as follows:
    • Student activity-related fees of $264.25 per semester, $528.50 annually
    • Residential Hall Fee of $75 per semester, $150 annually
    • The Green Fund Fee of $25 per semester, $50 annually. This fee is optional and may be declined by the student in WebAdvisor. The optional fee was approved by a student body vote during the 2014 spring semester
    • The Orientation Fee of $120, a one-time-only fee charged in the fall term for new students, both incoming first-years and transfers. The fee covers the cost of the Opening Days festivities
  2. The Room and Board rate is based upon standard multiple occupancy in a residence hall and Meal Plan C. Actual rates may differ depending upon room type and meal plan selected.
  3. Costs will vary by semester. Estimate about $990 annually.
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Numerous scholarships are available, including merit scholarships up to $25,000 per year.

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