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Children of UW Alumni Benefit|Admissions

Non-Residents+

All non-resident students who are children of UW graduates receive a reduced tuition rate equal to 150 percent of that paid by residents. This benefit is awarded for as long as the student is enrolled at UW, and applies to undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and professional work. Qualified students also receive this benefit for enrollment during summer sessions. There are no restrictions on the number of enrolled credit hours.

Anticipated Annual Cost of Attendance for the
2014-2015 School Year - Undergraduate Students
Child of UW Graduate
Non-Resident
Tuition & Fees* $6,340 $14,875
Room & Board** $9,755 $9,755
Books and Supplies (est.) $1,200 $1,200
Travel (est.) $890 $890
Personal Expenses (est.) $2,200 $2,200
TOTAL $20,385 $28,920
*Tuition & Fees based on 15 credits per semester
**Room & Board based on double occupancy room and unlimited meal plan

For a more comprehensive listing of tuition, fees, room, board, and additional costs, including those for Graduate students, visit the following link:

2014-2015 School Year (.pdf)

Because of the deep discounts provided by this program, it cannot be combined with the Rocky Mountain Scholars Award or the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE). Eligible students are encouraged to also pursue merit, talent, and UW Alumni Association scholarships. To be considered, students should indicate on their admission application they are the child of a UW graduate.

To apply for the Child of Alumni discount, students must:

  • Apply for admission and submit the non-refundable $40 admission application fee
  • Be sure to provide alumni parent information requested on the admission application
  • Submit official high school and/or college transcripts
  • Submit official ACT/SAT test scores
  • Be admitted to UW

+ Residents of Wyoming who are children of UW graduates receive the best rate possible in the way of resident tuition. These students will be considered for the Wyoming Scholars and Trustees' Scholars Awards as incoming freshmen, or the John W. Hoyt Scholarship if they are transferring to UW.

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UW Alumni Association Scholarships

The University of Wyoming Alumni Association is proud to offer a variety of scholarships for children of UW Alumni. These scholarships do require a separate application.

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