Western Washington University

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About Western Washington University

According to Wikipedia, Western Washington University is a public university in Bellingham, Washington. The northernmost university in the contiguous United States, WWU was founded in 1893 as the state-funded New Whatcom Normal School, succeeding a private school of teaching for women founded in 1886. In 1977, the university adopted its present name.

Western Washington University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
10,21994%68%117025

How Much Does Western Washington University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$7,377$1,131

How Much Do Western Washington University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Western Washington University, then you can expect to earn an average of $50,600 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Western Washington University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
14,59614,048548

Where is Western Washington University?

Western Washington University is located at 516 High Street, Bellingham WA 98225-9008

How Safe is Western Washington University?

Western Washington University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Bellingham has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Western Washington University Known For?

Western Washington University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Western Washington University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Western Washington University's Most Influential Alumni?

Western Washington University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Earth Sciences, and Anthropology. Here are some of Western Washington University's most famous alumni:

Monika Oberer
A Researcher.
Paul Graves
An American lawyer and politician.
Gene Derfler
An American politician.
Jerry R. May
A Psychologist.
Steven J. Wagstaff
A Researcher.
Lorne Davies
A .
William Robiner
A Researcher.
Scott White
An American politician.
Cheryl Chow
An American teacher, councilwoman.
Jana Marie Hupp
An American actress.
Cindy Gordon
An American soccer player.
Tony Blondal
A Canadian composer.