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Tuition and Mandatory Fees

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Welcome to Central Washington University! CWU offers high-quality, affordable education through low-tuition degree programs and more than $40 million in student grants, scholarships, and waivers.

For the 2017/2018 academic year, tuition for undergraduate students who are classified as Washington state residents is just over $200 per credit—up to 10 credits. There is no additional tuition charge to take as many as eight more credits. In addition to tuition, students must also pay "Services and Activities" fees and some CWU classes charge special course fees for equipment or activities. For more information on the Services and Activities fee, please visit  The total tuition and fee rate for a full-time student at the Ellensburg campus is just over $7,900 for the year.

You can review the following table for a detailed breakdown of CWU attendance costs. Questions? Call 509-963-3001 or e-mail

For the 2017-2018 Academic Year


Per Term Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 and Summer 2018


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