Seattle University

Acceptance Rate 83 %
SAT Average 1,230
Tuition & Fees $49,335
Student Population 7,050
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $26,094

Academic Overview

Seattle University Campus, Seattle, WA
Seattle University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Seattle, Washington. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $49,335 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,050 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 83% and the graduation rate is 73% last year.
The salary after graduation from Seattle University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $63,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Seattle University are $49,335. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $14,310 on average.
Seattle University 2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Seattle. The acceptance rate of Seattle is 83% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15%. The average graduation rate is 73% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $26,094 and 91% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,050 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Seattle University is 83 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Seattle University is 73 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Seattle University is 85 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Seattle University is 7,050
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Seattle University is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $26,094 at Seattle University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Seattle offers 178 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree690
Post Bachelor's Degree310
Master's Degree421
Post Master's Degree230
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice120

Special Learning Opportunities

Seattle University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,448)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,800)

Veterans Benefits

Seattle University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges