Most institutions require that you apply for the WRGP rate BEFORE you begin classes. You can contact the graduate admissions office or your program’s department to see if it is possible, but it is unlikely that they will award the WRGP rate retroactively. In addition, make sure that if you were awarded the WRGP rate that you have it in writing from your enrolling institution.
Online education enrollment has continued to grow according to the new report, Digital Learning Compass: Digital Education Enrollment Report 2017. The overall enrollment in higher education, however, has fallen in the past three years.