The Most Popular Colleges with High Acceptance Rates in the Pacific Northwest

Colleges that are Easy to Get Into

CollegeSimply has compiled this list of four-year colleges in the Pacific Northwest that have acceptance rates over 75%. These are schools that you have a very high chance of getting into if your GPA, SAT and ACT scores meet their admission criteria. Acceptance isn't guaranteed, but they are good candidates for your list of safety schools. These colleges are ranked by popularity of views on CollegeSimply.com.

See also, the best colleges with high acceptance rates and the highest acceptance rate colleges in the Pacific Northwest.


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University of Washington Tacoma Campus
W
Tacoma, WA

University of Washington Tacoma Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

83% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 5,027enrollment
  • $10,113net price
  • 960-1180SAT range
  • 16-24ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

Western Oregon University
W
Monmouth, OR

Western Oregon University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

92% Acceptance Rate

#5 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 4,029enrollment
  • $14,400net price
  • 945-1200SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

University of Puget Sound
P
Tacoma, WA

University of Puget Sound

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

88% Acceptance Rate

#4 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 2,173enrollment
  • $38,127net price
  • 1150-1370SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Pacific University
P
Forest Grove, OR

Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

91% Acceptance Rate

#5 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,751enrollment
  • $32,006net price
  • 1090-1310SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 25

Pacific Lutheran University
P
Tacoma, WA

Pacific Lutheran University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

88% Acceptance Rate

#7 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 2,706enrollment
  • $25,368net price
  • 1150-1376SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

The Evergreen State College
E
Olympia, WA

The Evergreen State College

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

99% Acceptance Rate

#4 Best Public Universities in Washington

  • 2,116enrollment
  • $14,723net price
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

Concordia University Portland
C
Portland, OR
 

Concordia University Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 5,342enrollment
  • -net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Estimated Avg GPA

Northwest University
N
Kirkland, WA

Northwest University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

96% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Value Colleges in Washington

  • 1,083enrollment
  • $21,825net price
  • 985-1210SAT range
  • 24-32ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

University of Washington Bothell Campus
W
Bothell, WA

University of Washington Bothell Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

83% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 6,052enrollment
  • $8,841net price
  • 1040-1270SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

George Fox University
G
Newberg, OR

George Fox University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

83% Acceptance Rate

#4 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 4,285enrollment
  • $29,589net price
  • 1090-1350SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

Whitworth University
W
Spokane, WA

Whitworth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

91% Acceptance Rate

#8 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 2,681enrollment
  • $25,785net price
  • 1070-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Eastern Oregon University
E
La Grande, OR
 

Eastern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

98% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 2,825enrollment
  • $15,436net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

Applications Due Sep 10

Idaho State University
I
Pocatello, ID

Idaho State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 12,135enrollment
  • $12,999net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Linfield University
L
McMinnville, OR

Linfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

85% Acceptance Rate

#1 Best Value in Oregon

  • 1,297enrollment
  • $28,517net price
  • 1050-1210SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Walla Walla University
W
College Place, WA

Walla Walla University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 1,584enrollment
  • $23,598net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

Lake Washington Institute of Technology
L
Kirkland, WA
 

Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 3,240enrollment
  • $8,283net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Antioch University Seattle
A
Seattle, WA
 

Antioch University Seattle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 779enrollment
  • -net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

Lewis Clark State College
L
Lewiston, ID
 

Lewis Clark State College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

#3 Best Public Universities in Idaho

  • 3,710enrollment
  • $10,957net price
  • 870-1110SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 8