The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • UC Berkeley has more expensive tuition & fees ($44,066) than UW ($39,114).
  • It is harder to admit to UC Berkeley than UW.
  • UC Berkeley has a higher submitted SAT score (1,430) than UW (1,345).
  • UC Berkeley has higher submitted ACT score (33) than UW (30).
  • UW has more students with 47,400 students while UC Berkeley has 42,501 students.
  • UW has more full-time faculties with 4,279 faculties while UC Berkeley has 1,754 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of California-Berkeley and University of Washington-Seattle Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
UC BerkeleyUW
UC Berkeleyvs.UW
Berkeley, CaliforniaLocationSeattle, Washington
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
57% ($18,993)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)46% ($13,194)
$18,993Average Amount of Financial Aid$13,194
17.11 %Acceptance Rates46.42 %
43.84 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)32.61 %
1,430SAT Score1,345
33ACT Score30
93 %Graduation Rate84 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
97 %Retention Rate94 %
42,501Student Population47,400
1,754Number of Faculties4,279
20 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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