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Colleges / City University of Seattle

About City University of Seattle

City University of Seattle is a private, nonprofit school located in the urban setting of Seattle, WA, less than an hour from Seattle.

Founded in 1973, the institution currently enrolls around 2,065 students a year, including 1,035 undergrads. The institution runs on a quarter academic calendar.

For each full-time student, City University of Seattle spends about $5,199.

Admissions Facts About City University of Seattle

Acceptance rate: 0%

Does not offer early decision.

Doesn't offer early action.

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What's the acceptance rate at City University of Seattle in 2013?

City University of Seattle is a not competitive school to get accepted to. Around 0 percent of all applicants are admitted to City University of Seattle each year. In 2021, City University of Seattle admitted 86 of the 86 people who applied.

City University of Seattle reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is City University of Seattle a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at City University of Seattle, around 0 percent return for their sophomore year. Out of the 7 students who started at City University of Seattle as first-time freshman, 2 graduate within four years.

City University of Seattle's six-year graduation for undergrads is 29 percent. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does City University of Seattle sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is City University of Seattle a good school for YOU?

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College Info

521 Wall Street Suite 100 Seattle, WA 98121

Campus Setting: Urban

City University of Seattle Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to City University of Seattle is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to City University of Seattle is Continuous processing.

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City University of Seattle Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at City University of Seattle is like? There are approximately 2,065 students enrolled at City University of Seattle, including 1,035 undergraduate students and 1,030 graduate students. 51% percent of students attend school full-time.


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