University of Washington-Seattle Campus: Ranking & Review

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Seattle Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 6 6
Top 1%

University of Washington-Seattle Campus Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate46%44%48%
Applicants44,87720,45924,418
Admissions20,8339,07811,755
Enrolled undergraduates6,7933,0923,701
Enrolled total (including graduate students)46,16621,68924,477

4,172 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

793 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $85.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores5,076
Percent of students submitting SAT scores75%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
640
Math
665

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2,712
Percent of students submitting ACT scores40%
ACT Composite
29
ACT English
29
ACT Math
30

University of Washington-Seattle Campus Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $26,595 $51,159
Off-campus $26,595 $51,159
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,117 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Washington-Seattle Campus provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 9,248 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $9,909 $34,473
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,065 $1,065
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $330 $1,149
Tuition for Full-time graduates $15,207 $27,255
Fees for full-time graduates $1,065 $1,065
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $724 $1,298

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs 552 453 591 1,596
Engineering 820 526 107 1,453
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1,067 62 94 1,223
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 669 528 13 1,210
Social Sciences 1,021 76 38 1,135
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 441 297 32 770
Education 202 333 30 565
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 455 56 6 517
Physical Sciences 292 136 73 501
Mathematics and Statistics 315 142 31 488
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 39 424 9 472
Psychology 405 13 29 447
Legal Professions and Studies 93 128 186 407
Architecture and Related Services 157 186 1 344
Visual and Performing Arts 255 47 29 331
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 255 40 8 303
English Language and Literature & Letters 161 81 19 261
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 201 22 16 239
Natural Resources and Conservation 163 62 12 237
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 21 119 1 141
Library Science 129 129
History 93 9 7 109
Philosophy and Religious Studies 49 9 3 61
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12 12
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 4 4
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 2 2
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 2 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service
Grand Total7,7383,8841,33712,959

A total of 7,738 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Washington-Seattle Campus.

At the master's and doctor's level 5,221 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate84%81%87%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%
  • Part-time retention rate - 76%

General info

Alternative namesUW
UW-Seattle
UDub
Washington
Founded1861
MottoLux sit
Let there be light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff17,029
Instructional FTE4,313
Research FTE2,610
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.washington.edu
Address1400 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, Washington, 98195-4550
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone2065432100
Fax+1 (206) 543 9285

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