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Eastern Washington, founded in 1882, is a public, multipurpose university. Its 335-acre campus is located in Cheney, 16 miles southwest of Spokane.

Website: www.ewu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
11,410
Undergraduate
Students
(53.9%) 6,148 Women
(46.1%) 5,262 Men
1,225
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
63% of 8,367 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.21
SAT Math
430-530 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
440-550 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
17-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $23,769
Out-of-state: $41,265
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,461
Out-of-state: $24,957
Room and Board
$12,708
Average Percent of Need Met
84%
Average Freshman Award
$13,107
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,877
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
475
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 10% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Cheney Population
11,018
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Spokane
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
17% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Eagles
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
1.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.3% Asian
3.7% Black/African-American
17.3% Hispanic/Latino
7.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
63.7% White
3.1% Unknown
International Students
3.6%
First-Year Students Returning
74.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
24.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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