University of Washington-Seattle Campus

Seattle, WA, USA
3.91 Average Rating

The University of Washington is a selective institution located in Seattle, WA, with two satellite campuses in Bothell and Tacoma. At this Public Ivy, sustainability is a major focus and the school has made The Princeton Review Green College Honor Roll for several consecutive years. The UW maintains 15 colleges on the Seattle campus, along with more than 500 programs abroad in 75 countries. While living on campus isn’t required even freshman year, the UW offers two maker spaces, a fitness center that provides classes, and HBO for residential students. The campus also houses the Q Center, a student run facility serving anyone “with or without a gender or sexuality.”

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
66%
Out of State Students
17%
0
100
46%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 29
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1258
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision November 15, 2018 May 1, 2019
Other September 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
46,166
Total Number of Undergrads
31,331
Academic Calendar

Quarter

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
62%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
84%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$12,947
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$9,694
Out-of-State Tuition
$33,732
0
100
77%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
42%
Average Aid Per Year
$15,550
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
882
Size of Town
City: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Seattle
San Francisco
Portland
Los Angeles
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
71%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$57,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.91 Average Rating
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 assist all students. This school provides excellent opportunities for students who want to grow, not only academically, but socially as well.
Ronald from Honolulu, HI
Amazing campus and beautiful buildings and people. The students are very diverse and all of them talented. With 40,000 or so students, you are sure to find friends whether you look for them or not.
Daniel from Ridgefield, WA

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