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Western University is a public institution. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 31,659, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 1,178 acres. It utilizes a program-based academic calendar. Its in-state tuition and fees are $7,016 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $7,016 (2013-14).
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The University of Western Ontario (Western) is one of the oldest and largest universities in Canada. The University currently consists of 12 faculties and professional schools that deliver programs to over 30,000 students. Affiliated with Western are Brescia, Huron and King's University Colleges, offering more than 400 different specializations, majors and minors at the undergraduate level. Western is proud to provide the best student experience among Canada's leading research-intensive universities.
|School type||public, coed college|
|Academic calendar||differs by program|
When applying to Western University, it's important to note the application deadline is June 1. The application fee at Western University is $130.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
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|Application deadline||June 1|
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The student-faculty ratio at Western University is 20:1.
|4-year graduation rate||50%|
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Western University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 31,659, with a gender distribution of 43.8 percent male students and 56.2 percent female students. At this school, 20.3 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 79.7 percent of students live off campus.
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Campus Info & Services
Western University offers a number of student services including day care, health service, and health insurance. Western University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Western University.
|Students who have cars on campus||N/A|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
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|In-state tuition and fees||$7,016 (2013-14)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$7,016 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data