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University of Washington Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
A
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
84%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
94%
Part-Time Retention Rate
70%
Academic Calendar
Quarter
Research Funding per Student
$21,389
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    32%
  • 20-39
    35%
  • 40-99
    21%
  • 100+
    11%
95%
of students say they attend class.150 responses

About the Professors

Professors
A
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Female Professors
43%
Male Professors
57%
Average Professor Salary
$143,016
Poll
34%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.150 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    2%
  • Asian American
    9%
  • Hispanic
    3%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    19%
  • Multiracial
    2%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    60%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
86%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.276 responses
Poll
71%
of students say professors care about their students' success.276 responses
Poll
76%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.276 responses
Poll
71%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.276 responses
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