Overview

Student Population
7,278
National Rank
#244
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Location Seattle, Washington
Online seattleu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Seattle, Washington, Seattle University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 8,576 prospective students applied, and 6,329 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 957 enrolled in the school.  5,727 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,551 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $42,120 plus fees of $765. Seattle U is ranked 244 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1200/1390
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.58
Applications Accepted
73.8% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$42,120
Costs for Seattle University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$765
Room and Board $12,072
Budget for Other Expenses$3,450
Total One Year Cost$59,607

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$60,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
71% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Seattle University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 27%
Health Professions 13%
Social Sciences 8%
English and Literature 5%
Psychology 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=236595 IPEDS survey data for Seattle University.