George Washington University

General Information

Website www.gwu.edu
Address 2121 I Street, NW
City Washington
State DC
Zip 20052
Locale City: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 94%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 73.9%
Five-year graduation rate 78.8%
Six-year graduation rate 79.6%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out N/A

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 10,464
Endowment Assets $1,556,592,000
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference Atlantic 10 Conference
Accrediting Agency Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website www.gwu.edu/apply/costsfinancialplanning/undergraduate/netpricecalculator
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 2%

Admissions and Cost

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen N/A
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 645 (25th - 75th percentile = 600 - 690)
Median SAT Math 655 (25th - 75th percentile = 610 - 700)
Median SAT Writing 660 (25th - 75th percentile = 620 - 700)
Median ACT Composite 29.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 27 - 31)
Median ACT Writing 9 (25th - 75th percentile = 8 - 10)
Percent Admitted 31.7%
In-State Tuition and Fees $44,148
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $44,148
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $57,148
Average Net Price After Grants $31,443
Average Student Loan (all sources) $7,448
Federal Loan Default Rate 1.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 12%
% Underrepresented Minority 14.6%
% Black 7.0%
% Latino 7.3%
% Native American 0.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.1%
% Asian 9.7%
% White 56.9%
% Two or More Races 1.8%
% Female 56.6%
% Male 43.4%
% Age 25 and Over 6.7%
% Part-time 6.3%