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 four-years, public schools.
  • UW has more expensive tuition & fees ($39,906) than Washington State ($27,733).
  • It is harder to admit to UW than Washington State.
  • UW has more students with 48,149 students while Washington State has 31,159 students.
  • UW has more full-time faculties with 4,720 faculties while Washington State has 1,330 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - University of Washington-Seattle Campus and Washington State University.
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UWvs.Washington State
Seattle, WashingtonLocationPullman, Washington
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
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)
In-State$12,076
Out-Of-State$39,906
Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,417
Out-Of-State$27,733
48% ($14,519)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)69% ($10,425)
$14,519Average Amount of Financial Aid$10,425
46.42 %Acceptance Rates73.06 %
32.61 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)27.97 %
-SAT Score-
-ACT Score-
84 %Graduation Rate60 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
93 %Retention Rate81 %
48,149Student Population31,159
4,720Number of Faculties1,330
20 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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