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University of Washington

Seattle, WA 4-Year Public

About University of Washington

University of Washington is a 4-year public school located in Seattle, WA. It is an urban college that enrolls 32,046 undergraduate students. Admissions is very selective as the UDub acceptance rate is 52%.

College Info

1400 NE Campus Parkway Seattle, WA 98195

Campus Setting: Urban

University of Washington Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Nov 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Feb 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Washington is Nov 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UDub is Feb 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

University of Washington ACT Scores


ACT Range

27 - 33

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

33 and Above


27 to 33


27 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of Washington is 29. Students with an ACT score of 33 and above have a good chance of getting into UDub. Students with an ACT score that falls between 27 and 33 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 27 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

University of Washington SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1240 - 1540


Math SAT Range

620 - 770


Reading SAT Range

600 - 700

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1540 and Above


1240 to 1540


1240 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of Washington students is 1368. Applicants with SAT scores of 1540 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UDub, while applicants with SAT scores between 1240 to 1540 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1240 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UDub.

University of Washington Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend UDub on a full time basis for in state students is $15,926. This fee is comprised of $10,370 for tuition, $3,561 room and board , $900 for books and supplies, and $1,095 for other fees. Out of state tuition for UDub is $42,627.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at UDub is like? There are approximately 47,554 students enrolled at UDub, including 32,046 undergraduate students and 15,508 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from WA and 10% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Nov 15
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