Scholarships, Aid and Tuition

With generous financial aid, high-quality teaching and mentoring, and strong support for meaningful career exploration, a Willamette education provides tremendous value to its students and alumni. Financing a college education is an important investment, and Willamette offers help.

Generous Financial Assistance

Our average financial aid package covers more than half of the cost of tuition, room and board, and fees. These packages may include the following options.


Numerous scholarships are available, including merit scholarships up to $25,000 per year.


Awarded to undergraduate students based on demonstrated financial need.

More Resources

These may include student employment or low-interest loans.

What You’ll Get for Your Money

At Willamette we help our students discover how to use their talents to improve the world around them every day. Because of the impact a Willamette education has on students’ lives, Princeton Review, U.S. News & World Report and others have recognized us not just a top school, but a top value in higher education.

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Real-World Impact

55% of Willamette students complete internships, one path for connecting with our Career Communities.

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Collaborative Study

Zero courses across 40+ majors and programs are taught by graduate teaching assistants.

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Powerful Proximity

The city of Salem and 100 on-campus student organizations offer outstanding opportunities.

What You’ll Pay

There’s the “sticker price,” and then there’s what you’ll actually pay. Since 99 percent of students receive financial aid, your yearly cost will almost certainly be less than the listed price of tuition and fees.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and fees for the current academic year.


Financial Aid

Aid options, including scholarship and grant information.


Net Price Calculator

Use this tool to estimate the aid you may be eligible to receive.