Western Undergraduate Exchange Program

If you live in one of 15 participating states, you can have the benefit of an education in California at reduced tuition.


Eligibility and Participant Requirements

New freshman and new undergraduate transfer students who are enrolling for the first time may apply for WUE. Interested Students:

  • must request the WUE tuition rate prior to enrolling in their first term.
  • must declare their intent to maintain their legal domicile in their home WICHE state at the time of their application.
  • WUE students are not eligible for California resident tuition. Students cannot apply time accrued while participating in the WUE program to establish California residency.
  • Students may receive the WUE tuition rate for four years or until the completion of the bachelor'€™s degree, whichever comes first.

Participating States & Territories

Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Hawaii
Idaho
Montana
Nevada
New Mexico
North Dakota
Northern Mariana Islands
Oregon
South Dakota
Utah
Washington
Wyoming

 

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About Turlock

Home to 70,000 people, Turlock is small enough to boast a small-town atmosphere yet big enough to leave a lasting impression. Locals enjoy a charming downtown home to popular restaurants, boutiques and our own University Art Gallery. With a picturesque campus and the warm central valley climate, there is plenty to love. Plus we have some of the best on-campus housing options in the state.

Application and Admission

For information about admission requirements and to apply online for admission to the university, visit: www.csumentor.edu.

To apply for the WUE program at CSU Stanislaus, download and complete a WUE Contract form.

Mail the completed and signed contract to:

Noelia Gonzalez
Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
California State University, Stanislaus
Enrollment Services
One University Circle
Turlock, CA 95382
or FAX to: 209-667-3394