Washington Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Washington by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Washington by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Washington are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Whitman College leads the list with a $41,822 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Washington's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Whitman College

Walla Walla, Private Not For Profit

$41,822 39%
#2 Cornish College of the Arts

Seattle, Private Not For Profit

$39,093 20%
#3 University of Puget Sound

Tacoma, Private Not For Profit

$39,011 41%
#4 Gonzaga University

Spokane, Private Not For Profit

$36,578 38%
#5 Seattle University

Seattle, Private Not For Profit

$35,569 41%
#6 DigiPen Institute of Technology

Redmond, Private For Profit

$34,874 23%
#7 Seattle Pacific University

Seattle, Private Not For Profit

$27,947 52%
#8 Whitworth University

Spokane, Private Not For Profit

$26,249 54%
#9 Pacific Lutheran University

Tacoma, Private Not For Profit

$25,362 54%
#10 Saint Martin's University

Lacey, Private Not For Profit

$24,596 52%
#11 Walla Walla University

College Place, Private Not For Profit

$22,135 41%
#12 Northwest University

Kirkland, Private Not For Profit

$22,010 49%
#13 Northwest College of Art

Poulsbo, Private For Profit

$18,673 33%
#14 Washington State University

Pullman, Public Not For Profit

$18,002 26%
#15 Western Washington University

Bellingham, Public Not For Profit

$17,728 17%
#16 Faith Evangelical College & Seminary

Tacoma, Private Not For Profit

$16,217 5%
#17 Central Washington University

Ellensburg, Public Not For Profit

$16,014 27%
#18 The Evergreen State College

Olympia, Public Not For Profit

$14,909 31%
#19 Eastern Washington University

Cheney, Public Not For Profit

$12,764 39%
#20 University of Washington Seattle Campus

Seattle, Public Not For Profit

$10,692 58%