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Thank you for choosing Western!

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

Check out our bachelor's degrees, associate's degrees, and certificates  to see how Western will meet your academic goals and guide you to a career path you are passionate about.

At Western, we understand that hard work needs to be balanced with your 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 and check out the multitude of campus amenities available to you.

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. 

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. Western is now offering family housing. 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 six 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.