Western Washington University

Bellingham, Washington

Overview

Address516 High Street
School Websitewww.wwu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Western Washington University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Bellingham, undefined that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 11,124 students applied to Western Washington University. Of those students, 9,751 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Western Washington University was $7,038, in addition to fees of $1,088. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Western Washington University.

Western Washington University has a 68% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Western Washington University acceptance rate is 88%. To put this into perspective, 9,751 of the 11,124 students who applied to Western Washington University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Western Washington University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Western Washington University had an SAT score between the range of 1,080 and 1,280. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Western Washington University was between 22 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Western Washington University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Western Washington University, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,038. Combined with fees of $1,088, room and board costs of $11,466, other expenses of $3,561 and the $924 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $23,540 in tuition.

Students at Western Washington University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Western Washington University was $4,617 last year. with 25% of students were awarded federal aid.

Western Washington University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Western Washington University.

Western Washington University has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are undefined residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside in undefined. However, 15% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Western Washington University is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Western Washington University to thrive in your studies.

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