Seattle UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Seattle, Washington Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$46,590

Avg tuition

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About Seattle University

Seattle University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Seattle, Washington. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,199, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 78%. The university offers 69 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 74%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $46,590.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

78% 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 78%

Retention Rate 88%

Graduation Rate 74%

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1150-1320

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 24-30

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

62%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

42%

Asian

15%

Hispanic

12%

Non-U.S. Citizen

10%

Unknown

8%

Two or more races

7%

Black

4%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

19% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

20%

State Grant Aid

9%

Institution Grant Aid

96%

Pell Grant

19%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $8,511
State Grant Aid $10,531
Institution Grant Aid $22,834
Pell Grant Aid $4,688

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.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships