Washington State University

Women's WCLA
10 / 10
26,098 Undergrads / 31,478 Students
5 / 10
$18,002 Net Price
3 / 10
76% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

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
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
37% / 60%
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

Most road games are in-state.

Recruit Commits
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Spokane Washington Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Richland/Kennewick/Pasco Washington Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Yakima Washington Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Boise Idaho Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Bellingham Washington Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Orange County California Area
Where Grads Work
  • Boeing
  • Microsoft
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Amazon
  • Nordstrom
  • Starbucks
  • University of Washington
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Intel Corporation
  • AT&T
  • Providence Health & Services
  • T-Mobile
  • Advertising Club at WSU
  • State of Washington
  • US Army
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
460 - 580
510 - 610
1020 - 1230
19 - 25
18 - 26
20 - 26

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: 440 - 550 for SAT; 6 - 8 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 21,434 8,987 12,447
% Admitted 76% 75% 77%
% Admits That Enroll 30% 31% 28%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.4
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (19%)
    Engineering (11%)
    Social Sciences (10%)
    Psychology, General (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Social Sciences, General (6%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (6%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Mechanical Engineering (4%)
    Work and Family Studies (4%)
    Accounting (3%)
    Agriculture (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (3%)
    Human Development and Family Studies, General (3%)
    Criminal Justice/Police Science (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$11,841 $25,673
    Books & Supplies$960 $960
    Cost of Living$11,648 $11,648
    Personal Expenses$3,542 $3,542
    Sticker Price$27,991 $41,531

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    89% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship83%$9,066
    Federal Grants30%$4,651
    Pell Grants28%$4,689
    Other Federal24%$334
    State & Local Grants22%$9,100
    Institutional Grants74%$5,553
    Student Loans45%$6,854
    Federal Loans43%$5,131
    Other Loans6%$15,250

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $1.02 Billion $32,540

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $20,349.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,772 $216

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 4.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,776 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $50,600

    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: 4.74 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 37% 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 14 14
    Fondling 6 6
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 1
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 22 19
    Motor Vehicle Theft 3 2
    Arson 1 1

    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 InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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