University of Washington - Seattle Campus: Ranking & Review

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Seattle
rank
United States
rank
World
rank
166
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

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

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

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 Programs5524535911,596
Engineering8205261071,453
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1,06762941,223
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services669528131,210
Social Sciences1,02176381,135
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services44129732770
Education20233330565
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs455566517
Physical Sciences29213673501
Mathematics and Statistics31514231488
Public Administration and Social Service Professions394249472
Psychology4051329447
Legal Professions and Studies93128186407
Architecture and Related Services1571861344
Visual and Performing Arts2554729331
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies255408303
English Language and Literature & Letters1618119261
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2012216239
Natural Resources and Conservation1636212237
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies211191141
Library Science129129
History9397109
Philosophy and Religious Studies499361
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1212
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences44
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields22
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
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 population745,000
Phone2065432100
Fax+1 (206) 543 9285

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