University Planning

Institutional Snapshot
Western Illinois University - Fall 2009 & Fall 2010

 

Snapshot Areas

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This institutional snapshot provides a brief overview of Western Illinois University.

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Financial Assistance for Students

Percentage of Undergraduate and Graduate/Professional Students who Applied for Financial Assistance of Any Type
  Fall 2008 Fall 2009
Undergraduates 85% 87%
Graduates 64% 73%

 

Number and Percent of Undergraduate and Graduate/Professional Students Receiving Financial Assistance of Any Type
  Fall 2008 % of Total Fall 2009 % of Total
Undergraduates 8,006 75% 8,220 78%
Graduates 1,445 59% 1,457 69%

 

Percentage of Undergraduate and Graduate/Professional Students Receiving Each Type of Financial Assistance
    Undergraduates Graduates
  Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2008 Fall 2009
Loans 57% 62% 45% 36%
Work-Study 17% 18% 29% 36%
Scholarships/Grants 48% 51% 45% 52%
Academic Based Merit 35% 35% 2% 2%

 

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Tuition Discount Rate (TDR)
  Fall 2009 Fall 2010
Undergraduates 47.5% 44.5%
Graduates 55.1% 50.1%