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Whitworth University

Spokane, WA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%

About Whitworth University

When you become a Whitworth student, you will find a caring Christian community ready to support you and mentor you, no matter your faith background. A place where you belong, and where you matter.

Whitworth University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Spokane, Washington. Whitworth University was founded in 1890. The college currently enrolls around 2,417 students per year, including 2,046 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Whitworth University

It is moderately difficult to get into Whitworth University. Whitworth University admitted 91% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 4,126 students applied to Whitworth University and 3,735 were admitted.

Whitworth University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 93%
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 93%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 30%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Whitworth University is located in the town of Spokane, Washington, near Spokane Metropolitan Area.

If you would like to see Whitworth University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 90 to Spokane, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Spokane International.

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College Info

300 West Hawthorne Road Spokane, WA 99251-0001

Campus Setting: Suburban

Whitworth University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Whitworth University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Whitworth University is Continuous processing.

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

Whitworth University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1330


Math SAT Range

540 - 660


Reading SAT Range

570 - 690

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1330 and Above


1120 to 1330


1120 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Whitworth University students is 1230. Applicants with SAT scores of 1330 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Whitworth University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1120 to 1330 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1120 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Whitworth University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Whitworth University is like? There are approximately 2,417 students enrolled at Whitworth University, including 2,046 undergraduate students and 371 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 74% percent are from WA and 26% percent of students are from other states.


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