Washington Colleges List

The best college in Washington on the University Review Rankings Listings is the University of Washington placed 23rd in the USA college ranks and 20th in the world college rankings; find out more about the university of Washington. Other renown colleges in the state include the Washington State University (more) (93rd best in the US, and joint 154th in the world in the University Review College Ranking List).

List of Washington Colleges

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Antioch University-Seattle2326 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121Private8001975
Art Institute of Seattle2323 Elliott Avenue, Seattle, WA 98121Private$21,825$21,82578%1982
Bastyr University14500 Juanita Drive NE, Kenmore, WA 98028Private260$24,243$24,2431978
Bellevue College3000 Landerholm Circle SE, Bellevue, WA 98007Public37,000 (Ass. Deg.)$3,754$8,9441965
Central Washington University400 E. University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926Public10423$8,976$20,52282%1891
City University of Seattle521 Wall Street, Seattle, WA 98121Private1272$14,880$14,880100%1973
Cornish College of the Arts1000 Lenora Street, Seattle, WA 98121Private775$35,800$35,8001914
Eastern Washington University526 Fifth Street, Cheney, WA 99004Public11678$7,982$21,11378%1882
Evergreen State College2700 Evergreen Parkway NW, Olympia, WA 98505Public4087$8,682$21,73597%1967
Gonzaga University502 E. Boone Avenue, Spokane, WA 99258Private4896$36,535$36,53568%1887
Heritage University3240 Fort Road, Toppenish, WA 98948Private862$17,744$17,7441982
Northwest Indian CollegeFerndale, WA 98248Tribal1971
Northwest University5520 108th Avenue NE, Kirkland, WA 98033Private1438$26,968$26,96886%1934
Olympic College1600 Chester Avenue, Bremerton, WA 98337Public12825 (Ass. Deg.)$3,726$4,1971946
Pacific Lutheran University12180 Park Street S, Tacoma, WA 98447Private3142$36,530$36,53077%1890
Peninsula College1502 E Lauridsen Bvrd, Port Angeles, WA 98362Public$4,246$4,6871961
Saint Martin's University5000 Abbey Way SE, Lacey, WA 98503Private1412$31,688$31,68888%1895
Seattle Pacific University3307 3rd Avenue West, Seattle, WA 98119Private3366$35,472$35,47283%1891
Seattle University901 12th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122Private4666$38,205$38,20573%1891
Trinity Lutheran College2802 Wetmore Avenue, Everett, WA 98201Private175$27,042$27,0421944
University of Puget Sound1500 N. Warner Street, Tacoma, WA 98416Private2541$43,428$43,42885%1888
University of WashingtonSeattle,ÊWAÊ98195Public29754$12,394$33,51355%1861
University of Washington - Bothell campus18115 Campus Way, NE, Bothell, WA 98011Public4104$11,913$33,03375%1990
University of Washington - Tacoma campus1900 Commerce Street, Tacoma, WA 98402Public35871990
Walla Walla University204 S. College Ave., College Place, WA 99324Private1686$25,866$25,86694%1892
Washington State UniversityPullman, WA 99164Public23070$12,428$25,51082%1890
Washington State University - Spokane campus412 East Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane, WA 99202Public6351989
Washington State University - Tri-Cities campus2710 Crimson Way, Richland, WA 99354Public11071989
Washington State University - Vancouver campus14204 Northeast Salmon Creek Avenue, Vancouver, WA 98686Public26511989
Western Governors University-Washington1001 Fourth Avenue, Suite 3827, Seattle, WA 98154Private2011
Western Washington University516 High Street, Bellingham, WA 98225Public14026$8,964$20,40683.71893
Whitman College345 Boyer Avenue, Walla Walla, WA 99362Private1541$44,800$44,80057%1883
Whitworth University300 W. Hawthorne, Spokane, WA 99251Private2358$37,456$37,45678%1890

Size wise the largest colleges by undergraduate student body are the University of Washington (29,754 students) and the Washington State University (23070 students). While the smaller establishments include Bastyr University (260 students) and Washington State University – Spokane campus (635 students).

Cost wise, of the main public higher education establishments the cheapest tuition fees are offered by Eastern Washington University (In-state tuition: $7,982; Out of state fees: $21,113), and Evergreen State College (In-state: $8,682; Out of state: $21,735).

Conversely the highest priced public college is the Washington State University ($12,428 In-state tuition fees and $25,510 Out of state fees).

Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments are City University of Seattle ($14,880) and Heritage University ($17,744), whilst the most expensive universities in Washington state is Whitman College ($44,800).

The most selective institutions on the List of Washington colleges are the University of Washington (55% acceptance rate) and Whitman College (57%). The oldest college in Washington is the University of Washington, established in 1861.

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