Cost to Attend

How much does EOU cost?

Tuition and fees average thousands less than other public and private institutions in our region. That’s a big difference, resulting in significant savings for you. Eastern Oregon University offers small class sizes with dedicated faculty, whose focus is on student success. Hands-on learning and personal connection to the campus community engage students from every background, while offering thousands of scholarship opportunities.

The Economist recently ranked EOU among the best value colleges in the Northwest for return-on-investment. More than a dozen other organizations have recognized EOU for its value!

Make the most of your education – contact us and discover financial aid options that work for you.

On Campus

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Tuition for EOU online is one of the lowest in the state.

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Your actual costs

Financial aid is based on the estimated cost of attendance and your enrollment level.

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No Out of State Tuition!

Students who are residents of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, COFA Nations receive in-state tuition for on campus courses at EOU!


Students who qualify for the WUE rate receive a reduced non-resident tuition for on campus courses! Learn more at the EOU Admissions Website.

Are you a resident of a WUE state?

Students from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Guam are eligible for the WUE rate for on campus courses.

Transferring to EOU? Great! You receive a WUE benefit, too.

“It is difficult to put a price tag on a liberal arts education because it provides you with so much more than the prospect of a decent salary. The small class size provided a space for me to engage with my professors and classmates at a more intimate level and challenge the way I understand the world. My education at EOU gave me the essential skills and knowledge that I can take with me into graduate school at the University of South Florida (USF).”

Johnny Fulfer, ’16
B.S. in History
Graduate student at University of South Florida
Johnny Fulfer

How can I pay for college?

There are a lot of ways to offset the cost of your education.

Financial aid is available! At EOU 93% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Contact our Financial Aid Office as we are eager to help you find the means to funding your future.

Hours: 8-5 Mon-Fri
Drop-in appointments available during normal office hours.
Financial Aid Office Directory


Automatic consideration with admission application:
> University Achievement Award
– Awards up to $1250
> University Scholar Award
– Awards up to $3,000
> University Scholarly Need Award
– Awards up to $1,500
> EOU 4-County Housing Award
– Awards up to $500

View other EOU scholarship opportunities and see how it is possible.