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George Washington University (GW)

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Profile
Size
10 / 10
12,546 Undergrads / 28,172 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$38,829 Net Price
Selectivity
9 / 10
41% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Atlantic 10 Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
93%
Overall Graduation Rate
82%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
76% / 82%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
1918 F Street NW, Washington, DC, 20052 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Canada
Where Grads Work
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • US Army
  • Deloitte
  • US Navy
  • The World Bank
  • United States Air Force
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • AT&T
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Verizon
  • Cisco
  • United States Department of Defense
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Program and Project Management
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Legal
  • Healthcare Services
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Administrative
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
580 - 695
Math
650 - 750
Total
1300 - 1460
ACT
English
31 - 35
Math
27 - 31
Composite
30 - 33

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 610 - 700 for SAT; 8 - 9 for ACT

SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 26,978 10,045 16,933
% Admitted 41% 41% 41%
% Admits That Enroll 24% 24% 24%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.8
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (34%)
    International Relations and Affairs (21%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (16%)
    Business (15%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (10%)
    Political Science and Government, General (7%)
    Engineering (6%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Finance, General (3%)
    Psychology (3%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (3%)
    Experimental Psychology (3%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    International Business/Trade/Commerce (2%)
    Public Health, Other (2%)
    Economics, General (2%)
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $38,829

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$56,935
    Books & Supplies$1,400
    Cost of Living$14,300
    Personal Expenses$1,525
     
    Sticker Price$74,160

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    77% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship75%$32,952
    Federal Grants16%$6,501
    Pell Grants15%$4,926
    Other Federal15%$2,008
    State & Local Grants2%$1,629
    Institutional Grants75%$31,651
     
    Student Loans41%$8,967
    Federal Loans40%$5,247
    Other Loans6%$25,567

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $1.8 Billion $63,851

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $25,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,500 $266

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.9%

    Avg. rate for colleges with basketball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 3,214 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $69,600

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.65 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 76% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 27 27
    Fondling 10 8
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 11 6
    Aggravated Assault 3 2
    Burglary 12 10
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 2
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, with medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, highly residential

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