Four Year Colleges in Washington

The 2022 Directory of Washington Four Year Colleges and Costs

Washington Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Washington?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Washington was $20,440 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is a change of $422 from the 2019-2020 average of $20,018 and represents a 2.11% annual increase. The list of Washington four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 35 four year colleges and universities in Washington, the most popular being University of Washington Seattle Campus with 42,055 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $10,629. University of Puget Sound is the most expensive four year school in Washington with an in-state tuition of $52,495.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Washington colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Washington or cheap Washington colleges guide.

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All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore Washington Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Antioch University Seattle

Seattle, Washington

$20,880 NA NA
Bellevue College

Bellevue, Washington

$3,727 NA NA
Central Washington University

Ellensburg, Washington

$6,475 47 26
City University of Seattle

Bellevue, Washington

$16,973 NA NA
Columbia Basin College

Pasco, Washington

$5,088 NA NA
Cornish College of the Arts

Seattle, Washington

$32,964 NA NA
DeVry University Washington

Federal Way, Washington

$15,835 NA NA
DigiPen Institute of Technology

Redmond, Washington

$33,700 NA NA
Eastern Washington University

Cheney, Washington

$6,707 39 26
Faith Evangelical College & Seminary

Tacoma, Washington

$10,800 NA NA
Gonzaga University

Spokane, Washington

$46,060 74 62
Heritage University

Toppenish, Washington

$18,192 NA NA
Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Kirkland, Washington

$2,947 NA NA
Northwest College of Art

Poulsbo, Washington

$18,000 NA NA
Northwest Indian College

Bellingham, Washington

$6,382 NA NA
Northwest University

Kirkland, Washington

$33,500 54 65
Olympic College

Bremerton, Washington

$3,726 NA NA
Pacific Lutheran University

Tacoma, Washington

$45,440 NA NA
Peninsula College

Port Angeles, Washington

$3,727 NA NA
Saint Martin's University

Lacey, Washington

$39,500 44 38