University of Washington at SeattleSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Seattle, WA

$11,465

Avg in-state tuition

$38,166

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Washington at Seattle

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of Washington at Seattle is a large public university located on an urban campus in Seattle, Washington. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 47,576, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 52%. The university offers 245 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 84%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,465, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $38,166.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

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52% 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.

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1220-1470

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 27-33

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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48k

Students Enrolled

8%

Online Student Enrollment

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

40%

Asian

21%

Non-U.S. Citizen

17%

Hispanic

8%

Two or more races

6%

Unknown

3%

Black

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

54%

Socio-economic diversity

20% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

20%

State Grant Aid

18%

Institution Grant Aid

40%

Pell Grant

20%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,345
State Grant Aid $8,357
Institution Grant Aid $7,614
Pell Grant Aid $4,848

Financial Outlook

$50k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$15k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

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.