The University of Wyoming will recognize non-resident graduating seniors as recipients of the highly competitive Western Undergraduate Exchange award. Recipients are evaluated on their academic excellence (high school GPA and test scores) and will pay tuition at 150 percent of the resident tuition, which is approximately $9,300 less than the standard non-resident tuition for students taking 15 credit hours per semester.
In November 2014, the UW Board of Trustees approved the new amounts displayed in the grid below for the upcoming class.
For WUE Scholarship consideration, students must be residents of a WUE participating state* and have a completed admissions application (application, non-refundable $40 application fee, official transcripts, and ACT/SAT scores).
The WUE program cannot be combined with the Rocky Mountain Scholars Award.
Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
Students selected to receive the WUE Scholarship must confirm their enrollment at UW by May 1, 11:59 pm MDT.