Western Washington University

516 High St
Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 650-3000
http://www.wwu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 14,575
  • Undergraduate population: 13,396
  • Student to faculty ratio: 19 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $15,572
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $26,579
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $15,572
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $26,579

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 60%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,152
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 14%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,758
  • Students receiving federal aid: 14%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,645
  • Students receiving state aid: 15%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 38%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 9,519
  • Percent admitted: 71%
  • Percent admitted (men): 65%
  • Percent admitted (women): 75%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 620
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 500, 610
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 590

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 14,620
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 44%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 56%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 69%
  • Graduation rate (men): 67%
  • Graduation rate (women): 70%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters