Washington College Tuition Statistics

The 2022 average tuition & fees of Washington colleges is $5,806 for Washington residents and $18,575 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $14,375 for Washington residents and $23,524 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Washington colleges is $14,974 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $14,857 for academic year 2020-2021.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2022 Washington Colleges Tuition

The following table lists Washington colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Charter College
Vancouver, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,289--15,521--
Bellevue College
Bellevue, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,594
($4,057)
-17,43415,048$306-
Bellingham Technical College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,227
($4,004)
--14,175$146-
Big Bend Community College
Moses Lake, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,098
($4,629)
-12,22814,583$139-
Central Washington University
Ellensburg, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,213
($8,685)
$25,681
($12,127)
16,86012,663$841$789
Centralia College
Centralia, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,239
($4,770)
-15,04815,048$143-
Clark College
Vancouver, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,133
($4,529)
--13,950$319-
Clover Park Technical College
Lakewood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,740--12,900$126-
Columbia Basin College
Pasco, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$7,484
($5,755)
-12,30513,895$200-
Cornish College of the Arts
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,486-16,21616,216$1,480-
Eastern Washington University
Cheney, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,748
($7,922)
$28,965
($13,379)
16,19214,025$970$931
Edmonds College
Lynnwood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,746
($4,209)
-13,28715,048$311-
Everett Community College
Everett, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$9,597
($4,062)
-16,72416,724$307-
The Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$29,172
($8,529)
$21,659
($10,007)
16,67416,674$973$875
Pierce College District
Lakewood, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,818
($4,356)
-14,76014,220$148-
Gonzaga University
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$48,470$14,87816,97914,674$1,321$806
Grays Harbor College
Aberdeen, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,040
($4,503)
--15,048$320-
Green River College
Auburn, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,794
($4,332)
--14,832$147-
Heritage University
Toppenish, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,500$9,872-14,633$771$811
Highline College
Des Moines, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,813
($4,344)
-14,19415,048$128-
Bates Technical College
Tacoma, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$13,283
($6,516)
--17,325$275-
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Kirkland, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,146
($4,609)
--14,832$354-
Lower Columbia College
Longview, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,403
($4,182)
--15,048$168-
North Seattle College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,799--14,757$146-
Northwest University
Kirkland, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$33,980$19,05512,41012,410$1,420$758
Olympic College
Bremerton, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,633
($4,095)
-14,40014,555$307-
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$48,226$29,68414,39514,395$1,507$944
Peninsula College
Port Angeles, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,779
($4,317)
--14,301$146-
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$55,670$36,04716,46416,464$1,792$1,175
Renton Technical College
Renton, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,131
($5,671)
--15,048$168-
Saint Martin's University
Lacey, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$40,690$15,84015,85013,773$1,360$1,320
South Seattle College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,831--13,876$146-
Seattle Central College
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,670--14,121$142-
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,646$24,27317,17817,178$990$674
Seattle University
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$49,335$14,31016,63516,635$1,096$765
Shoreline Community College
Shoreline, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$7,013
($4,166)
-15,04815,048$221-
Skagit Valley College
Mount Vernon, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$7,507
($4,431)
-12,65012,650$208-
South Puget Sound Community College
Olympia, WA
Public, 2-4 years
$10,428
($4,795)
--15,159$313-
Spokane Community College
Spokane, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,135
($3,826)
--13,275$221-
Spokane Falls Community College
Spokane, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,135
($3,826)
--13,275$221-
Tacoma Community College
Tacoma, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,391
($4,929)
--14,175$312-
Walla Walla Community College
Walla Walla, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$6,350
($4,850)
--14,582$166-
Walla Walla University
College Place, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,531$24,34810,39810,398$848$668
Washington State University
Pullman, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$27,733
($12,417)
$28,190
($13,740)
15,39015,390$1,418$1,355
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$39,906
($12,076)
$30,912
($17,754)
17,66417,664$1,331$1,417
Wenatchee Valley College
Wenatchee, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,320
($4,290)
---$147-
Western Washington University
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,930
($8,703)
$24,737
($12,490)
16,92016,920$864$787
Whatcom Community College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,472
($4,868)
-14,58314,583$316-
Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$55,982-14,60014,600$2,332-
Whitworth University
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$47,590$12,45616,11314,260$1,983$692
Yakima Valley College
Yakima, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$5,352
($4,883)
-12,22814,175$146-
Northwest College of Art & Design
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,100--12,600$765-
University of Washington-Bothell Campus
Bothell, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$39,780
($11,950)
$30,786
($17,628)
18,02718,027$1,326$1,417
University of Washington-Tacoma Campus
Tacoma, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$40,026
($12,196)
$31,032
($17,874)
16,55416,554$1,335$1,417
Northwest Indian College
Bellingham, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$3,969-9,00014,460$88-
Cascadia College
Bothell, WA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,896
($4,533)
--15,048$328-
Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,750$25,800----
The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,070$16,690---$685
Faith International University
Tacoma, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,250$8,450-11,380$187$250
DigiPen Institute of Technology
Redmond, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$34,900$29,30013,72013,720$1,132$1,221
Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences
Yakima, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
-$36,000----
Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building
Port Hadlock, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,050--14,094--
Whitworth University-Adult Degree Programs
Spokane, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,440---$560-
Academy of Interactive Entertainment
Seattle, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$22,750--18,392--
Northwest University-College of Adult and Professional Studies
Kirkland, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,970$16,127-17,453$399$680
Seattle Film Institute
Seattle, WA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,240$33,000-18,762$420-
Paul Mitchell the School-Richland
Richland, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,200--19,907--
Divers Institute of Technology
Seattle, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$25,900--12,187--
Paroba College of Cosmetology
Everett, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,678--11,704--
Glen Dow Academy of Hair Design
Spokane, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,367--15,143--
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Shoreline
Shoreline, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,480--15,822--
International Air and Hospitality Academy
Vancouver, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$8,025-6,7158,360--
Highlights Beauty Schools
Mountlake Terrace, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,100--23,156--
BJ's Beauty & Barber College
Tacoma, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$9,660--22,688--
Perry Technical Institute
Yakima, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$44,820--39,293--
Stylemaster College of Hair Design
Longview, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,500--9,450--
Pima Medical Institute-Seattle
Seattle, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,841--21,403--
Highlights Beauty Schools
Federal Way, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,100--23,156--
Northwest HVAC/R Training Center
Spokane, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,080--12,757--
Carrington College-Spokane
Spokane, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,560--22,203--
Evergreen Beauty and Barber College-Everett
Everett, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,512--8,413--
Pima Medical Institute-Renton
Renton, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$16,589--21,403--
Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology
Kennewick, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,500--14,688--
Gary Manuel Aveda Institute
Seattle, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$18,000--57,805--
Summit Salon Academy
Tacoma, WA
Private, 2-4 years
$17,200--42,518--
Paul Mitchell the School-Spokane
Spokane Valley, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,000--21,874--
Tint School of Makeup & Cosmetology-Seattle
Seattle, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,400--21,213--
Studio Beauty School
Spokane Valley, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$7,310--15,302--
Aveda Institute Portland-Vancouver Campus
Vancouver, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,000--29,118--
Fosbre Academy of Hair Design
Olympia, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,975--27,576--
International Beauty Education Center
Airway Heights, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$7,300--9,786--
Elite Cosmetology, Barber & Spa Academy
Yakima, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,000--14,774--
Centralia Beauty College
Centralia, WA
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,450--17,016--
Average$18,575$23,52414,97414,857$612$929