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University of Washington-Seattle Campus Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

42,451 students

58% admitted

  • 35,951 full time
  • 6,500 part time
  • 17,034 men full time
  • 18,917 women full time
  • 24,537 applied
  • 14,340 admitted
  • 5,774 enrolled

27,652 Undergraduates

$11,305 tuition/year

  • 13,144 Graduates
  • 1,655 Non-Degree
  • $11,305 in state
  • $1,078 fees
  • $9,969 room & board
  • $1,035 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Quarter
School Colors: Purple and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Ronald from Honolulu, HI
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  • The University of Washington is a challenging school that blossoms independence and creativity. The majority of all faculty members are enthusiastic about the subject they teach, and are willing to…

  • Apr-15-2012 Read More
  • Robert from Seattle, WA
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  • it's a big and beautiful school. the opportunities are boundless, you just have to reach out and grab them. believe it or not, in most departments you'll find the professors…

  • Feb-20-2012 Read More
  • Morgan from Orting, WA
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  • The University of Washington is a large community nestled in the midst of the Pacific Northwest's Emerald City: Seattle. The campus is a little escape from the buzz of the…

  • Sep-06-2014 Read More
  • Anna from Ellensburg, WA
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  • great for those who can adapt to a huge campus and large classes. it can be hard to adjust to all the different kinds of people here, but in the…

  • Jan-28-2012 Read More
  • Andrew Joseph from Las Vegas, NV
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  • uw is an awesome school that has limitless opportunities for almost everyone. the school excels in its science subjects, but it's majors in other departments are definitely still top-notch. don't…

  • Feb-20-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Susan from Seattle, WA
  • Jan-02-2012 I am a current student here

    Generally, I've had a lot of teachers that either talk too fast, enjoy teasing students to a slightly irksome degree. There are a few really amazing teachers who truly care about students' learning, but there are many less caring instructors. Large classes can be both useful and detrimental to learning. You may be tempted to fall asleep...

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  • 5
  • Allinee from Bonney Lake, WA
  • Dec-31-2011 I am a current student here

    I love campus life! If you live in the dorms, the meals do get a little repetitive, but that is one of the few downsides. The Ave, which is right next to campus, has tons of great restaurants, and clothing stores that appeal to the college student on a budget. The campus itself is gorgeous, and the UPass gives you the freedom to explore all that Seattle has to offer. For me personally, it's never boring.

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  • 4
  • Rebecca from Seattle, WA
  • Dec-31-2011 I am a current student here

    Sometimes the large lecture halls can be daunting, but I love the professors, the resources and multimedia available, and the academic challenge.

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  • 4
  • Kaylee from Shelton, WA
  • Dec-23-2011 I am a current student here

    The big city has been difficult to adjust to but I am really liking it. The campus is beautiful, the teachers are really friendly, and the campus is so diverse- I learn something new everyday! The Greek system is great and I've made a lot of great friends. I also really enjoy the classes in general and look forward to each new quarter!

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