77%

Acceptance Rate

$9,112

Avg.Financial Aid

003800

FAFSA Code

About Washington State University (WSU)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

31,478

Website

wsu.edu/

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

NWCCU

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

French Administration Building

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5093353564
Fax: 5093354902
Request Info

Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Washington State University has been ranked at the 231st position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

77%

SAT Range

1020 - 1210

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. Washington State University has 4 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at WSU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 1020-1230 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Washington State University is 23. However, those getting an ACT score less than 20 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at French Administration Building, Pullman, Washington 99164-5910. To gather more information, they can call them at (509) 335-3564.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$17,297

Average Annual Cost

$9,720

Books And Supplies

$960

Other Fees

$1,864

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,398

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,542

Total One Year Cost

$27,484

Before applying to WSU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $35,280. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

79%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

48%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$8,973

Faculty Overview

56%

Male Professors

44%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

403 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

373 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

366 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

355 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

338 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

264 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

233 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

229 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

186 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

180 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

177 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

159 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

158 Graduates

Biology, General

157 Graduates

Marketing

140 Graduates

Civil Engineering

129 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

122 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

119 Graduates

Computer Science

106 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

105 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

102 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

82 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

76 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

71 Graduates

Political Science and Government

66 Graduates

Zoology/Animal Biology

60 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

57 Graduates

History

53 Graduates

Sociology

50 Graduates

Animal Sciences

48 Graduates

Construction Management

46 Graduates

Economics

46 Graduates

Agricultural Production Operations

46 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

42 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

42 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

37 Graduates

International Business

36 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

36 Graduates

Anthropology

33 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

28 Graduates

Materials Engineering

28 Graduates

Architecture

27 Graduates

Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

26 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

26 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

25 Graduates

Plant Sciences

25 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

24 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

24 Graduates

Genetics

21 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

19 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

18 Graduates

Computer Engineering

17 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

17 Graduates

Music

17 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

15 Graduates

Public Policy Analysis

15 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

14 Graduates

International/Global Studies

14 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

13 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

12 Graduates

Chemistry

11 Graduates

Philosophy

11 Graduates

Applied Horticulture and Horticultu...

10 Graduates

Landscape Architecture

9 Graduates

Gerontology

7 Graduates

Physics

7 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

7 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

Agricultural and Food Products Proc...

6 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Physical Sciences

5 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

4 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

4 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

4 Graduates

Area Studies

3 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

3 Graduates

Agriculture, General

3 Graduates

Teaching English or French as a Sec...

2 Graduates

Forestry

1 Graduates

Journalism

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Agricultural Business and Managemen...

1 Graduates

More

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

26,098

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

31%

Full-time

88%

Part-time

12%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

61% White

3% Unknown

3% Black

15% Hispanic

7% Two or more races

4% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

21%

Out Of State

77%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$63,710 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

24%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,900/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,498/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,498/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Cougar

School Colors

crimson and gray

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Pacific-12 Conference

Total Male Athletes

257

Total Female Athletes

247

Intramural Sports

21

Sports Club

38

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $11,648 per year. Washington State University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at WSU costs around $4,498 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At WSU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 47% and 53%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$40,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$50,600/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$14,000

$28,243

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$145 - 293

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

82%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,112

Students Receiving Federal Grants

31%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,626

Students Receiving State Aid

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,406

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

72%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,333

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$16,267

$30K - $48K

$14,709

$48K - $75K

$10,090

$75K - $110K

$3,285

> $110K

$1,666

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$91,403,795

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$21,678,882

The financial aid department of Washington State University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $4,651, whereas the financial aid is $5,553. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $9,100, while the institutional aid is $5,553. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Washington State University amount to $91,403,795 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $21,678,882.

Other Colleges In Washington

Near By Colleges

University of Idaho
University of Idaho

Moscow, Idaho

46.7274, -117.0142

New Saint Andrews College
New Saint Andrews College

Moscow, Idaho

46.7314, -117.0018

Mr Leons School of Hair Design-Moscow
Mr Leons School of Hair Design-Moscow

Moscow, Idaho

46.7295, -117.0012