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Learn more about Distance Education

You don’t have to live in Laramie and take courses on campus to earn a top-notch degree at the University of Wyoming. No matter where our students choose to live, UW's distance education programs offer flexibility to achieve your goals. You can even take UW distance courses as a non-degree seeking student! Click here to search UW Distance Education courses.

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For UW Distance Education students interested in Nursing, Education, Land Surveying or Speech Pathology/Audiology programs, view additional information regarding licensure in states other than Wyoming.

Cost of Attendance


Tuition and Fees

Cost of attendance for the 2020–21 academic year is as follows:


Undergraduate Cost Estimate

Wyoming Resident:

Non-Resident: $30,718

Children of Alumni: $19,153

Graduate Cost Estimate

Wyoming Resident:

Non-Resident: $16,616

Children of Alumni: $9,056

*Undergraduate cost estimates do NOT include books, travel or personal expenses.  
*Graduate cost estimates are tuition and fees only.  

Distance Education Highlights




General & Exploratory Studies

Find your perfect path by getting to know what type of coursework interests you. UW at a Distance offers General Studies for those looking to explore broader coursework.


Distance resources page

Distance Support & Resources

When you take online coursework, you're a valued member of our campus community — even from afar. Distance resources are available to support you throughout your studies here.


Distance degree programs page

Meaningful Degree Options

Our online bachelor's and master's degree programs surround some of the world's most important industries and needs.


Find your Grit


Embrace the Unknown at UW

Your true character is revealed at University of Wyoming

At University of Wyoming, you'll take inspiration from the beauty around you. Our Cowboys enter the world with all the grit they need by working hard and seeing their goals through to the end. You'll take on the unknown with unyielding courage, because it's not what you are that makes you a Cowboy, it's who you are.

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Contact Us

Office of Distance Education Support

1000. E University Avenue | Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-4300
Toll Free: (800) 448-7801

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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