Seattle Pacific UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Seattle, Washington Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$45,078

Avg tuition

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About Seattle Pacific University

Seattle Pacific University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Seattle, Washington. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,529, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 91%. The university offers 69 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 68%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $45,078.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

91% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 91%

Retention Rate 81%

Graduation Rate 68%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1020-1250

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-26

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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68%

Female Student Population

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Hispanic

12%

Asian

12%

Two or more races

8%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Black

5%

Unknown

4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

25%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $6,509
State Grant Aid $10,114
Institution Grant Aid $25,259
Pell Grant Aid $4,443
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.