Washington, District Of Columbia

George Washington University


Student Population
National Rank
George Washington University overview
Location Washington, District Of Columbia
Online gwu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
George Washington University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Washington, District Of Columbia, George Washington University is a large four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 26,987 prospective students applied, and 11,059 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,610 enrolled in the school.  18,668 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 9,305 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $55,140 plus fees of $90. George Washington is ranked 79 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1340/1480
ACT 29/32
GPA 3.81
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 10, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for George Washington University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,325
Other Fees$90
Room and Board $13,850
Budget for Other Expenses$1,525
Total One Year Cost$71,930


Average Salary After 10 Years
$80,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
81% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by George Washington University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 34%
Business 16%
Health Professions 14%
Psychology 5%
Communication 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=131469 IPEDS survey data for George Washington University.