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The University of Washington - Seattle

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at UWash-Seattle

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By Gender
MalesA
FemalesA-
By Major
AccountingB+
Aerospace EngineeringA
AnthropologyA
ArchitectureA-
BiologyA
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Chemical EngineeringA
ChemistryA-
Civil EngineeringA+
CommunicationsA+
Computer EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceA
CriminalB
Cultures/CivilizationA+
EconomicsA
EducationB
Electrical EngineeringB+
Engineering DepartmentA+
EnglishA+
FinanceA
Geography and GeosciencesA+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C+
Interior DesignA+
JournalismA+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
MathB-
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Music - PerformanceA
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
NursingA+
OtherB-
Perfomance ArtsF
PharmacyA-
PhilosophyA+
PhysicsA
Political ScienceA
PreLaw and LegalA+
PsychologyA-
SociologyA
UndecidedA
ZoologyB

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

University of Washington - Seattle
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 A-

University of California - Berkeley
 B+
Harvard University
 B+
University of Southern California
 B+
Stanford University
 B-
New York University
 A
University of California - Los Angeles
 B+
George Washington University
 A
F
A+

Surrounding City

... First off, the campus, city, and Lake Washington are beautiful ...Read full comment
... UW was my safety school out of high school because I didn't get into the UC's that I wanted to go to and thought that being in a good sized city...Read full comment
... Seattle is a cool city, too ...Read full comment
... While I loved NYU initially, I was truthfully miserable my sophomore year, found the academics to be highly overrated, overpriced, the city to be...Read full comment
... Lots to do Very well funded Great surrounding city/environment People can be distant/self absorbed, its the Nordic background plus the outdoor-...Read full comment
... While the African-American seems a little small, the city, as a whole, is very progressive in their thoughts about racism ...Read full comment
... Getting to know the city of Seattle is something you have to do if you want to take advantage of anything outside the university ...Read full comment
==This review is mostly directed towards future Undergrad students== This is going to be a pretty long (but pretty honest) review, so if you get bo...Read full comment
... Seattle is an awesome city; small enough to avoid lots of the problems that L ...Read full comment
... I almost went to Chico State in California but Seattle is a much better city and I'm really glad I came here ...Read full comment
... I decided to go there because it was ranked very highly and I liked the city, but I now regret this decision ...Read full comment
... The location is fantastic, the city vibrant, and the college culture very accepting ...Read full comment
... I do love the city of Seattle, so expect some bias in this review ...Read full comment
... It's a great school that has a wide variety of people to meet, provides one of the best educations and it's in a beautiful city ...Read full comment
... Being in the heart of a huge city, with a large population of people aspiring to technical knowledge, perhaps for a career change, you'd thi...Read full comment
... The FIG (Freshman Interest Group) program is what really helped me to become better acquainted with the school, city and students ...Read full comment
... Being in the heart of a huge city, with a large population of people aspiring to technical knowledge, perhaps for a career change, you'd thi...Read full comment
... ] -Seattle itself is a small but safe city, compared to L ...Read full comment
... If you do not get in to a house, you are put in temporary housing w/ a slew of other people in an inadequate situation, ie no electricity at you...Read full comment
... It's in a beautiful city with a gorgeous campus, but the size of the school and student body can be a bit daunting ...Read full comment
... Beside that, it's located in a great city for one to explore ...Read full comment
... Seattle is a great city and I found that there was a lot to do there ...Read full comment
... Check out City U, WSU, or WWU ...Read full comment
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