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Western Washington University


Overview

Student Population
15,574
Best Colleges National Rank
#366
 Location Bellingham, Washington
 Online wwu.edu 
School Type Public 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Bellingham, Washington, Western Washington University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,519 prospective students applied, and 8,743 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,888 enrolled in the school.  14,189 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,385 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $6,879 plus fees of $1,304. Western Washington University is ranked 366 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
Test Scores
SAT ACT GPA
SAT1070/1290
ACT23/28
GPA3.42
Applications Accepted
83.1%
Applications DueMar 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Cost to Attend

Washington Resident Tuition
$6,879
In State Costs for Western Washington University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$906
Other Fees$1,304
Room and Board $10,971
Budget for Other Expenses$3,495
Total One Year Cost$23,555
Out of State Tuition
$21,391
Out of State Costs for Western Washington University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$906
Other Fees$1,304
Room and Board $10,971
Budget for Other Expenses$3,495
Total One Year Cost$38,067

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$48,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
73% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Western Washington University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 13%
Social Sciences 13%
English and Literature 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%
Psychology 6%

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