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Washington Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Washington. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
University of Puget Sound, has the lowest yield rate of 9.22% for academic year 2021-2022 in Washington. Seattle University is positioned second with 14.18% yield and Central Washington University follows them with 14%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Washington.
Washington Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2022)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1University of Puget Sound
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsTacoma, WA
9.22% 5,025 4,437 409 88.30%
2Seattle University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSeattle, WA
14.18% 8,539 7,012 994 82.12%
3Central Washington University
Public, four-yearsEllensburg, WA
14.40% 10,767 9,523 1,371 88.45%
4Seattle Pacific University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSeattle, WA
14.47% 4,359 4,008 580 91.95%
5Whitworth University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSpokane, WA
14.80% 3,944 3,607 534 91.46%
6Whitman College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWalla Walla, WA
15.70% 5,155 3,039 477 58.95%
7Pacific Lutheran University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsTacoma, WA
17.92% 3,220 2,846 510 88.39%
8Saint Martin's University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLacey, WA
18.32% 2,653 1,900 348 71.62%
9Gonzaga University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSpokane, WA
19.45% 8,853 6,742 1,311 76.15%
10The Evergreen State College
Public, four-yearsOlympia, WA
21.18% 1,111 1,105 234 99.46%