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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Recommended
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

400 East University Way Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501
Phone: (509) 963-1111
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Central Washington University
  • Located in Ellensburg, WA
  • Public
  • 10,750 students enrolled
  • 78% admitted
  • $7,941 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Carlos from Ellensburg, WA
  • Jun-20-2015 I am a current student here

    I would look elsewhere. The school looks like a junior college. I feel like there are better schools out there. The town is very boring, with nothing to do.

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  • Chantel from Colville, WA
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a current student here

    The first couple weeks entering school here will be tough when trying to navigate to classes and dealing with being away from home. However, most of the students are eager to assist in navigation and the residence halls have good programs to make living arrangements more comfortable.

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  • Austin from Henderson, NV
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is more than just a learning institute. if you just make small talk with anybody working there, they can help you with any problem you need. all you need to do is ask. and if you don't know what problems you have, there is somebody that can help you with that too. whether it is from grades to personal stuff. there is always a friend right around the corner

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