Western University

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1151 Richmond Street

London, Ontario,

Phone: (519) 661-2111
2013-2014 Tuition
male /
Jun. 1
application deadline

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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).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

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.

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School type public, coed college
Year founded N/A
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar differs by program
Setting urban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Western University, it's important to note the application deadline is June 1. The application fee at Western University is $130.

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Application deadline June 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Western University is 20:1.

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Student-faculty ratio 20:1
4-year graduation rate 50%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

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.

Total enrollment 37,205
Student gender distribution
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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association N/A

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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

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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

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