Ellensburg, WA
Central Washington University


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Recent Reviews

Debrah
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it here. There are ton's of opportunities with all the campus resources. The environment is so friendly and welcoming....

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it here. There are ton's of opportunities with all the campus resources. The environment is so friendly and welcoming. There are so many clubs and recreational events to attend. The focus is on school, the student work hard and the professors are great. The professors are their for you and put you first even before course work. They are so helpful and have a passion for teaching. This is a great school.

Kierra
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central is a medium sized college. Depends on what classes you have, most will be far away from each other and you'll have to...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central is a medium sized college. Depends on what classes you have, most will be far away from each other and you'll have to speed walk or most will be close so you don't have to walk that much. They gives you ten minutes to get to classes. Sometime, when the teachers have nothing left to do or say, they would let you leave early. There's a lot of things to do. There's clubs, 5K runs, events, small shops close by the campus, café on campus, food trucks around there too, games to attend, a gym to use, and so on. Sure, there's people out here vaping and smoking, but they pretty much do that at night. I've never see anybody drinking alcohol. Probably because I don't get involve in the social life.

Aislinn
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a great school, especially if you still like the small town feel. There is always something happening on campus and ple...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is a great school, especially if you still like the small town feel. There is always something happening on campus and plenty of out of class activities. No matter if it's a barbecue or a sports event, you can find campus life thriving! Academics are also amazing. Professors are willing to help out in and out of class, and if you can't make it to their office hours, they are usually willing to help find a time to meet you.

Zoey
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a safe and fun school. There are so many activities to do, such as the recreational center a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a safe and fun school. There are so many activities to do, such as the recreational center and clubs. The academics are amazing, and the small class size allows for one-on-one time with the professors and time to ask questions. I would definitely recommend this school to anyone looking to apply.

Jeanette
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think CWU is a great school for the small class sizes they offer, and the availability of the professors; however, I felt t...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I think CWU is a great school for the small class sizes they offer, and the availability of the professors; however, I felt that they lacked in the availability of things to do on campus especially for upper classmen. Although they are trying to improve their on campus and off campus housing, currently, it is not the best. I would also like to mention that the financial aide office never truly knows what is going on, and will charge you for things that you don't know about until after graduation. Their tuition is cheap, but that comes at a cost.

Katie
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I absolutely loved Central. It wasn't perfect but the campus was nice and easy to navigate. The town is small but friendly an...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I absolutely loved Central. It wasn't perfect but the campus was nice and easy to navigate. The town is small but friendly and the local food is really good, though there's not much variety. I liked the wide variety of programs and extra curriculars available-- the Student Union constantly had events going. Jobs are hard to come by just because the competition is fierce.

Sahira
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a smaller University but it is located in a smaller town, in my opinion the town is too smal...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a smaller University but it is located in a smaller town, in my opinion the town is too small for the size of the university. There isn't many recreational activities to do but the ones that there is are quite fun. There aren't many stores here so if you're looking for a mall you'd have to commute.

Jessica
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Songbirds are chirping outside while I am at my work desk filling out scholarships. This morning I decide to take a long stro...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Songbirds are chirping outside while I am at my work desk filling out scholarships. This morning I decide to take a long stroll before work and meander across the large patch of grass just outside Dean Hall. Students laze about in the grass, studying for finals week which is fast approaching. The Ganges runs through campus with ducks swimming like there is no tomorrow. Well, you get the picture. This campus is gorgeous. If you find your niche, this place can be refreshing. Now, the professionals behind the scenes are mostly helpful although there will occasionally be that one professor with a stick up his butt. However, I have yet to experience this professor although I know people who have unfortunately been greeted with a cold, unrelenting truth. The food here gets tiring after a while and the prices for housing can get pretty steep so I would advise an off-campus apartment. You should totally come here for Orientation! That way, you can find out whether this school is for you.

Sean
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a good school, but some things can be changed. I'm sure it’s like that at every college. Rac...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Central Washington University is a good school, but some things can be changed. I'm sure it’s like that at every college. Racism may not be the biggest issue but there is discrimination in the school and city. I feel there should be more scholarships and grants for students in the Fashion department. We didn’t get as much support from the school or donors as much as I think we should. We do way more than an average person may think. The ATM program goes in depth about apparel, the culture behind certain looks and learning about the business side of it. Everyone assumes its easy when it takes hard work to master some of this knowledge. We take business and selling classes for this major outside of just fashion courses. We host a Fashion show every year, but I don't know anyone that received a scholarship particularly for fashion design, styling or anything in the fashion field. People like Andre Dickerson and Adrian Naranjo are great supporters and helpful to assist students to succeed.

dysha
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my overall opinion of Central would be that the faculty is very involed if you ask questions. they are always willing to help...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

my overall opinion of Central would be that the faculty is very involed if you ask questions. they are always willing to help you if you need it. there is a lot that goes on at Central. They want people to be involoved and get out to do stuff they never have done before.

Details

  • Enrollment
  • 11,119
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $7,719
  • Acceptance rate
  • 80%

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