Whitworth University

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Whitworth University can be found in Spokane, WA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around three thousand students enrolled each year at Whitworth University.

Whitworth University accepts approximately 60 percent of those that apply. Of those that are accepted, roughly 23 percent of students continue on to register and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at whitworth.edu.

Overall Whitworth University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Whitworth University was reported as 64.5% in Fall 2013 with over 4,040 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Whitworth University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 53.4%
  • 2010-2011: 54.1%
  • 2011-2012: 47.7%
  • 2012-2013: 52.2%
  • 2013-2014: 64.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 56.3%

How Does Whitworth University Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Whitworth University is sixteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Lewis-Clark State College99.8%
Whitman College57.0%
Walla Walla University92.9%
Eastern Oregon University67.0%
University of Washington-Bothell Campus75.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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