The Best Seattle Colleges

Seattle, Washington area Colleges

There are 8 ranked colleges within the Seattle city limits and 38 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 192,585 students. If you're looking for a large school, University of Washington Seattle Campus enrolls the most students with 27 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Lake Washington Institute of Technology offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Seattle area at $2,947 per year.

The top rated college in the area is University of Washington Seattle Campus which is ranked #75 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Seattle area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Seattle area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like University of Washington Seattle Campus, Seattle University, Seattle Pacific University and Northwest University.


38 results

University of Washington Seattle Campus
W
Seattle, WA
University of Washington Seattle Campus

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in America

  • 48,149enrollment
  • $9,661net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1453SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA

Applications Due Dec 1

3 miles from Seattle

Seattle University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Washington

  • 7,050enrollment
  • $36,843net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

2 miles from Seattle

Seattle Pacific University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 3,601enrollment
  • $28,367net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1160SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

Applications Due Nov 15

2 miles from Seattle

Northwest University
N
Kirkland, WA
Northwest University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 1,184enrollment
  • $21,825net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1205SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.41Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

8 miles from Seattle

Saint Martin's University
S
Lacey, WA
Saint Martin's University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 1,638enrollment
  • $23,824net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 950-1140SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

46 miles from Seattle

The Evergreen State College
E
Olympia, WA
The Evergreen State College

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Washington

  • 2,281enrollment
  • $14,723net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 973-1183SAT range
  • 20-21ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

48 miles from Seattle

Bellevue College
B
Bellevue, WA
Bellevue College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,286enrollment
  • $9,536net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Seattle

City University of Seattle
C
Bellevue, WA
 
City University of Seattle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,052enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

8 miles from Seattle

Clover Park Technical College
C
Lakewood, WA
 
Clover Park Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,591enrollment
  • $7,046net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 30

31 miles from Seattle

Cornish College of the Arts
C
Seattle, WA
Cornish College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 482enrollment
  • $39,440net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Seattle

Edmonds Community College
E
Lynnwood, WA
 
Edmonds Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,545enrollment
  • $8,554net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Seattle

Everett Community College
E
Everett, WA
 
Everett Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,580enrollment
  • $9,667net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

28 miles from Seattle

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom
P
Lakewood, WA
 
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,329enrollment
  • $8,147net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

33 miles from Seattle

Green River Community College
G
Auburn, WA
 
Green River Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 7,493enrollment
  • $9,245net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 25

23 miles from Seattle

Highline Community College
H
Des Moines, WA
 
Highline Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,829enrollment
  • $8,114net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Seattle

Bates Technical College
B
Tacoma, WA
 
Bates Technical College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,369enrollment
  • $6,869net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Seattle

Lake Washington Institute of Technology
L
Kirkland, WA
 
Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,319enrollment
  • $8,283net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Seattle

Seattle Community College North Campus
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle Community College North Campus

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,240enrollment
  • $5,132net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 31

6 miles from Seattle