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Seattle Pacific University

Seattle, WA, USA
4.11 Average Rating
Founded in 1891, Seattle Pacific University is a private liberal arts institution. SPU’s main campus is located in Seattle, Washington, and operates two satellite campuses in the San Juan Islands: Camp Casey on Whidbey Island and a wilderness field station on Blakely Island. SPU is a member of the Christian College Consortium and is affiliated with the Free Methodist Church. Business, nursing, and education are among the top majors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Free Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
55%
Out of State Students
40%
0
100
90%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1145
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018
Fall Regular Decision January 15, 2019
Spring Regular Decision February 1, 2019 March 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,688
Total Number of Undergrads
32,876
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
61%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
75%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$31,078
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$40,893
Out-of-State Tuition
$40,893
0
100
87%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%
Average Aid Per Year
$22,079
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
33%
67%
Student Organizations
50
Size of Town
City: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Seattle
Portland
San Francisco
Los Angeles
Denver
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,400
More About Post-Grad

What Students Are Saying

4.11 Average Rating
Seattle Pacific University is a great school. They have good food, great faculty, and kind fellow students. I believe my next three years here will be very good.
Josiah from Battle Ground, WA
seattle pacific university is a great college for any type of student. with the great variety in career options, as well as extra curricular activities, all are welcomed into the loving community. not only are the professors amazing, but the location is great for all types of activities.
Makayla from Seattle, WA

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