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Western Washington University

Western Washington University

516 High St
Bellingham, WA 98225-9008
(360) 650-3000

Western Washington University is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1893. This school, which is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Bellingham, WA. Western is the third biggest institution in the state of Washington. Students are offered 103 degrees at the bachelors level and 33 degrees at the masters level by this public school. In 2010, 14,979 students pursued degrees from the 117 programs at this school. This school offers subjects such as liberal arts, human resources, and management. This school is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Western is one of 44 public post-secondary institutions in Washington.

Admission

9,335 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. This school admitted 74% of applicants or 6,908 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

9,335 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. This school admitted 74% of applicants or 6,908 students. About 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 74%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 77%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 70%

Student Demographics

In 2010, WWU had 14,979 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, WWU had 14,979 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 6591
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8388
  • Undergraduate Male: 6076
  • Undergraduate Female: 7733
  • Graduate Male: 456
  • Graduate Female: 714

Faculty Demographics

It has 806 instructors. Under two-thirds of the instructors are full-time and more than a third of the teachers are part-time. More than half of the instructors are male.

Faculty Demographics

It has 806 instructors. Under two-thirds of the instructors are full-time and more than a third of the teachers are part-time. More than half of the instructors are male.

  • Male: 424
  • Female: 382
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