How much does College of Western Idaho cost?

College of Western Idaho Cost of Attendance
In-state $4,336
Out-of-state $7,344
On-Campus Room and Board
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $4,969
$30,000-$48,000 $5,999
$48,000-$75,000 $7,727
$75,000-$110,000 $4,969
Over $110,000 $10,489

College of Western Idaho Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 77% $3,637
Federal Grants 60% $4,832
Pell grants 60% $3,389
Other federal grants 15% $426
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 4% $2,942
Institutional grants or scholarships 20% $675
Student loan aid 41% $4,003
Federal student loans 41% $3,519
Other student loans $5,956

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 280 Up to $2,000
Play a sport 147 Up to $1,500
Take a foreign language class 172 Up to $5,000
Visit a college campus 283 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 207 Up to $2,000
Attend a summer program 143 Up to $6,000
Do community service 279 Up to $500
Take a challenging class 302 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 174 Up to $10,000

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College of Western Idaho Campus Life


Student to Faculty Ratio

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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 10303
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 68%

College of Western Idaho Graduation Success

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Two-Year Graduation Rate

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About College of Western Idaho


5500 East Opportunity Drive
Nampa, ID

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Associate's
Setting Fringe Rural
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify