University of Washington

Women's WCLA
10 / 10
32,099 Undergrads / 47,400 Students
1 / 10
$10,692 Net Price
8 / 10
52% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
66% / 84%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Road games are played in California and North Carolina.

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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Spokane Washington Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Orange County California Area
  • Canada
  • Bellingham Washington Area
Where Grads Work
  • Microsoft
  • Boeing
  • Amazon
  • Starbucks
  • Nordstrom
  • City of Seattle
  • Intel Corporation
  • T-Mobile
  • Seattle Children's
  • AT&T
  • Google
  • King County WA
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Swedish Medical Center
  • Group Health Cooperative
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Operations
  • Research
  • Sales
  • Information Technology
  • Program and Project Management
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Arts and Design
  • Marketing
  • Community and Social Services
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
540 - 660
620 - 770
1160 - 1400
25 - 35
26 - 33
27 - 33

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 520 - 640 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

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SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 45,579 21,010 24,569
% Admitted 52% 50% 54%
% Admits That Enroll 30% 29% 30%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.78
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (12%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (11%)
    Engineering (11%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (9%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Business (7%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric (5%)
    Research and Experimental Psychology, Other (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Physical Sciences (4%)
    Computer Science (4%)
    Economics, General (4%)
    Biochemistry (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (3%)
    Informatics (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$11,465 $34,791
    Books & Supplies$900 $900
    Cost of Living$13,296 $13,296
    Personal Expenses$2,733 $2,733
    Sticker Price$28,394 $49,986

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    57% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship43%$13,041
    Federal Grants20%$5,345
    Pell Grants20%$4,768
    Other Federal16%$697
    State & Local Grants18%$8,357
    Institutional Grants40%$7,614
    Student Loans24%$5,711
    Federal Loans24%$4,562
    Other Loans1%$21,341

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $3.53 Billion $74,568

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $15,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $13,000 $159

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 12,926 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $57,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 3.48 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 66% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 17 16
    Fondling 10 6
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 5 4
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 47 35
    Motor Vehicle Theft 6 4
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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