11,473
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,055
Avg. Financial Aid
96
96%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Eastern Washington University is a Comprehensive institution located in Cheney, WA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 304 Sutton Hall
Cheney, WA  99004-2447
United States
Contact Jana Jaraysi
Director of Recruitment
Email: admissions@ewu.edu
Phone: 509-359-2450
Fax: 509-359-6692

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
City/urban, Community And Regional Planning Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
Management Information Systems Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Graphic Communications Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Adult And Continuing Education Checkmark
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
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Business Teacher Education Checkmark
Chemistry Teacher Education Checkmark
Curriculum And Instruction Checkmark
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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Educational Leadership And Administration Checkmark
Educational/instructional Technology Checkmark
English As A Second/foreign Language (teaching) Checkmark
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Spanish Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Special Education Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child Development Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Community Health Services Counseling Checkmark
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Administration Checkmark
Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Occupational Therapy Checkmark
Public Health Education And Promotion Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Therapeutic Recreation Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Health And Physical Education/fitness Checkmark
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
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Parks, Recreation And Leisure Facilities Management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Physics Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Counseling Psychology Checkmark
Developmental And Child Psychology Checkmark
Psychology Checkmark
School Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Work Checkmark
Social Work Related Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Criminology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Graphic Design Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,444
Applied
4,276
Accepted
11,473
Enrolled
96%
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Female Admissions

2,603
Females Applied
2,532
Females Accepted
97%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,841
Males Applied
1,744
Males Accepted
95%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.23
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 440 530
SAT Math 430 560
ACT Composite 17 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,379
In-state
23,501
Out-of-state
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Fees

939
Full-time student fees
12,056
Room & board
6,888
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

13,055
Avg. Financial Aid Package
12,429
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,138
Avg. Loan Aid
3,710
Avg. Grant Aid
8,019
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
85% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
59%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
9%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

11,473
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 15.81%
Black or African American 3.41%
White or Caucasian 62.61%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.18%
Asian 2.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.31%
Two or more races 7.14%
Other 2.05%

Gender

Male (46.16%)
Female (53.84%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 16%

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
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Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
emergency call boxes

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery No Checkmark No
Baseball Checkmark Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Division 1B Checkmark
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery No Checkmark No
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Checkmark No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

676
Total Faculty
21:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 483
Part-time - 193
Male - 334
Female - 342