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University of Washington
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  • 4 Year
  • SEATTLE, WA

Students at University of Washington

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 207 responses
  • Concerned about grades but willing to have fun.
    43%
  • No such thing as a typical student in UW
    16%
  • Determined
    15%
  • Really concerned about grades
    13%
  • Hardworking
    4%
  • Diverse, Determined, and Shy
    3%
  • If they are in their major, fraudulent
    1%
Female Undergrads
55%
Male Undergrads
45%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    64%
  • Out-of-State
    21%
  • International
    15%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    44%
  • 20-21
    40%
  • 22-24
    10%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    24%
  • $30k-$48k
    21%
  • $49k-$75k
    20%
  • $76k-$110k
    13%
  • $110k+
    22%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
72%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage. 232 responses
Poll
78%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students). 232 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian
    26%
  • Hispanic
    9%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    16%
  • Multiracial
    8%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    2%
  • White
    36%

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Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 130 responses
  • Republican
    5%
  • Democratic
    48%
  • Independent
    26%
  • Other party not mentioned
    2%
  • I don't care about politics
    18%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 232 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    23%
  • Liberal
    50%
  • Moderate
    13%
  • Conservative
    1%
  • Not sure
    14%

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