College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait of Undergraduate Education

College Portrait Comparison Results

Cost Comparison for Two Universities
Costs Western Washington University
Total Estimated Costs In state Out of state
Tuition $7,734 $20,088
Required fees $876 $876
Room & board (on campus) $10,342 $10,342
Other expenses (books, transportation, etc.) $4,284 $4,284
Total $23,236 $35,590
Financial Aid
Average annual award of full-time beginning undergrads receiving grants and scholarships $7,020 (1892% of undergrads)
Average annual loan of full-time beginning undergrads receiving loans $5,840 (51% of undergrads)
Percent of students that borrow 56%
Average indebtedness at graduation $22,357
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Student Success Comparison for Two Universities
Student Success & Progress Western Washington University
Percent of students that returned after 1 year 82%
Percent of students graduated or were still enrolled in a college after 4 years 91%

Student Comparison for Two Universities
Students At: Western Washington University
Total students 15,332
Total undergraduates 14,402
Average age of undergraduates 21
Women 7,981 (55%)
Men 6,421 (45%)
Student Residency

Campus Life Comparison for Two Universities
Campus Life Western Washington University
Students per faculty 18 to 1
Women faculty 46%
Faculty of color 14%
Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students 84%
Percent of new freshmen who live on campus 90%

Applicant Information Comparison for Two Universities
Applicant Information Western Washington University
Term Fall 2015
New Student Applications
Western Washington University

Comparison Overview

Please note that not all data lends itself well to the simple side-by-side comparison offered on this page. We encourage you to visit the full College Portrait sites for the institutions you are interested in to view all of their information, including student experiences and student learning outcomes.