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Seattle Pacific University Acceptance Rate & Admissions Info

4 Year



Award Completions

One but less than two years certificate
Two but less than 4 years certificate
Bachelor’s degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master’s degree
Post-master’s certificate
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship

State Abbreviation


3307 3RD AVE WSEATTLE, WA 98119

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Total enrollments (2022)

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Seattle Pacific University has faith in students: Faith in providing them with opportunity, community, challenge, and an affordable path to a college degree.Located in the leading city of Seattle, SPU gives students countless opportunities. Our students grow in skill, gain experience, and apply Christian faith to prepare for careers and engage the world’s needs.SPU is ranked among the best universities in the nation. And with a 12:1 student-faculty ratio, our classes help students reach their goals. Students take part in life-changing, diverse community with thriving dorm life, events, intramurals, student clubs, and more. SPU is home to 12 NCAAII teams.In response to the rising cost of college across the nation, SPU offers incredible scholarship opportunities and commitment to keep tuition as low as possible.The result? SPU students graduate informed, skilled, and resilient — ready to change the world.Visit campus to see what it’s like! View options at spu.edu/visit

How does college or university compare?

The acceptance rate for Seattle Pacific University is sixty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Cornish College of the Arts73.50%
Northwest University93.20%
University of Puget Sound83.80%
Pacific Lutheran University86.10%
Saint Martin’s University95.90%