School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Washburn University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address1700 SW College Avenue, Topeka, KS 66621-0001
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

Washburn University has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are $20 for undergraduate programs and $40 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$40

Tuition & Fees

Washburn's 2023 tuition & fees is $9,154 for Kansas residents and $20,438 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.83% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($19,876).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $9,900 for Kansas residents and $19,580 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 1.37% compared to the last year's rate.
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,154$20,438
Graduate Tuition & Fees$9,900$19,580
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,460 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 812 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Washburn has 4,733 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 727 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,460
Undergraduate Students4,733
Graduate Students727
Online Enrollment812

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Washburn offers 115 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 30 out of the 115 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Washburn
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs115 Programs
Number of online programs30 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification