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Quick Facts

Eight campus locations statewide

About 2,500 graduates each year 

Enrollment numbers 2011-12: 10,750

On-campus residents: 3,100

Male/female ratio: 50.5/49.5

Ethnic diversity: 25% 

Where Wildcats are from (fall 2011-12):

King County: 2,378

Pierce County: 1,007

Yakima County: 976

Snohomish County: 967   

Estimated costs for 2011-12:

Tuition and fees (resident): $7,245

Room and board: $9,000 


More than 150 majors

Average class size: 25

Student to faculty ratio: 21-to-1

Around 2,500 students graduate from CWU each year 


Residence halls: 19

Apartment complexes: 4

Living Learning and Theme communities: 12 

Student Life:

More than 125 clubs, organizations, and associations

11 varsity athletic teams

More than 30 percent of students participate in intramural sports 

Wildcat Athletics:

Competes in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC)

Men’s varsity sports: 5

Women’s varsity sports: 6

Nationally ranked football, basketball, and rugby teams.