Western Washington University

Location
Bellingham, WA
Student Size
15,197
College Type
Public University
Accceptance Rate
94%
Average Cost Per Year
$18,398
Student To Faculty Ratio
18:1

About Our College

Western Washington University (WWU or Western) is a public university in Bellingham, Washington. The northernmost university in the contiguous United States, WWU was founded in 1893 as the state-funded New Whatcom Normal School, succeeding a private school of teaching for women founded in 1886. In 1977, the university adopted its present name.

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