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Thank you for choosing Western!

Western is a nationally-ranked institution with many opportunities available to you. Check out our Top 10 Reasons Why, to learn what sets Western apart from other colleges.

Check out our associates degreescertificates, and bachelor's degree to ensure that Western can meet your academic needs. Explore your options by visiting the Majors Page and find a career path you are passionate about.

At Western, we understand hard work needs to be balanced with well-being. The Southwest Wyoming landscape allows for numerous outdoor activities to satisfy the inner adventurer in you. Visit the Be An Outsider page to learn more, or check out the multitude of campus amenities available to Mustangs.

Applying to Western is free and easy. Follow these 5 Simple Steps to become a Mustang. We are here to help you during every step of the process through graduation, and beyond. 

Graduate with success, students feel living on campus is the key to completion. Starting Fall 2023, Western is offering family housing. If you are planning on taking advantage of on-campus housing at Western, it is important to pay the one-time housing deposit of $150.00 as soon as possible to ensure you get the type of housing you want. Check out our room options to find a home that's right for you. Apply for Housing today by calling 307-382-1888 or emailing

Wind River Hall, Western's newest housing facility. Wind River is a private bedroom apartment style that offers 4 private bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, full kitchen, dining room, and storage. Wind River is one of the seven styles of amazing housing options that Western offers students.
If you have any questions about your future at Western, please contact us at Mustang Central, call 307-382-1677 or email, we are here to assist you.
We look forward to having you as a member of our Western family.