Seattle, WA
Seattle University


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Recent Reviews

Paxton
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I love the atmosphere here at Seattle University. The political activism and campus-wide support for all people are unlike a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the atmosphere here at Seattle University. The political activism and campus-wide support for all people are unlike any other. Professors welcome new ideas and want all students to feel that what they say matters. There are so many different clubs to join where you can make lasting friendships. I believe any student who chooses to attend Seattle University will feel at home!

Roberto
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I like Seattle University. It's a small school, which means small class sizes, which I like because the professor actually kn...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I like Seattle University. It's a small school, which means small class sizes, which I like because the professor actually knows your name and you get to build a relationship with them. Classes are challenging but doable. The school seems pretty accepting, with various events and clubs and resources for queer, people of color, various religious groups, veterans among others. There's a variety of ways to get involved which is great. There's the previously mentioned clubs for specific identities, intramural sports, student government and even a radio station, which is super cool and I'm part of. Another really great way to get involves is with the school's center for community engagement. It's great that the school encourages giving back to the community because we should take advantage of the privileged position we are in to help others that aren't. I personally work at the local elementary school in an after school program run by SU. Seattle is a big city, so with that comes the possibility of danger. Luckily, SU takes safety seriously. There are emergency boxes all campus and Public safety officers are always available, and you can even call them to walk you from the library to your dorm when it's dark out. The location is great. Downtown is a 30-minute walk away from campus. There are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, grocery stores, etc within walking distance and there's not as much hustle and bustle as there is in downtown. The amenities are pretty typical for a college. Room and bathrooms are pretty good. Each room has a fridge, microwave and sink and the bathrooms have a good number of stalls and showers Food is decent. There's stuff like pasta and hamburgers but they also have a more actual meal like food, but it's usually not great, so I end up getting a burger. I wish there was more variety of food and that there were also healthier options. Overall, I'm happy with my decision to come here and look forward to continuing my education here.

Jose
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My overall opinion for SU is that it's a beautiful Catholic open and welcoming private campus to anyone that would love to jo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My overall opinion for SU is that it's a beautiful Catholic open and welcoming private campus to anyone that would love to join and it is also a Jesuit culture which is something extraordinary. The campus and the environment have a wonderful contribution to the student body and also the community in which it is in. I would love to be part of this humble and beautiful place.

Celia
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Overall, the high cost is not worth the facilities. Professors and life-long connections are the saving grace of this univer...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall, the high cost is not worth the facilities. Professors and life-long connections are the saving grace of this university. The location obviously has a lot of perks being in the middle of a major city. It's easy to get off campus and out into the "real world" whenever you need a break from studying.

Stephanie
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I transferred from another school and so far I am really enjoying it. I live in the on campus apartments but there is still a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I transferred from another school and so far I am really enjoying it. I live in the on campus apartments but there is still activities in the building. There is always things to do and you are close to food and shops. So far I really like it here and would suggest it to people who want to be in a bustling downtown but have a quite, small campus.

Purevmaa
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I am transfer junior student and this is my first quarter at Seattle University. I love it here.

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I am transfer junior student and this is my first quarter at Seattle University. I love it here.

Konner
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Seattle University has a fantastic academic environment and a beautiful, localized campus in the perfect location within the ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Seattle University has a fantastic academic environment and a beautiful, localized campus in the perfect location within the city. However, it falls short when it comes to our expectations of support of student life and overall well-being. There are many programs in place intended to foster a community between students, but they are not very active and often don't do enough to really do what they are intended. Honestly, you get out what you put in with the social aspects of going here, but that's true for many universities. The professors are knowledgeable (a bit pretentious at times) and the workload is a fair degree of difficulty. Campus is pretty safe and accessible, and the neighborhood that surrounds us is great save the high cost of living when moving off campus.

Soleil
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I honestly really love Seattle University. The tight-knit community, the campus, the professors, and the surrounding neighbou...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I honestly really love Seattle University. The tight-knit community, the campus, the professors, and the surrounding neighbourhood are all factors that are keeping me at this university. Due to the university's student body being relatively small, everybody knows each other and it is super easy to find people you will become close with. With the environment, the actual campus itself is beautiful. It's situated in the Capitol Hill neighbourhood, which sits directly in the middle of central Seattle. The campus is a wildlife sanctuary, so you will usually find it to be peaceful, green, and teaming with life and beautiful plants. It's in its own bubble once you step onto campus from the bustling neighbourhood surrounding it. The faculty are always readily available for answering questions, whether it be through frequent office hours or through email. I've felt extremely valued at my university, not just by the faculty, but by the community as a whole.

KUN
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Seattle University is pretty good, safe and enjoyable for me after studying there for two years, because not only is it close...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Seattle University is pretty good, safe and enjoyable for me after studying there for two years, because not only is it closer to downtown Seattle for lots of internship opportunities, it also has many great professors and faculty members. And did I mention that it has a decent size of campus and classrooms but not too enormous?

Marisa
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Seattle University does an excellent job of providing students with different opportunities to get involved. While Seattle ca...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Seattle University does an excellent job of providing students with different opportunities to get involved. While Seattle can often times feel like a dangerous area, Seattle University offers a safe place and resources to stay safe. The campus atmosphere is mostly very welcoming and built upon set values that help keep a positive atmosphere all around.

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  • 4,657
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $41,265
  • Acceptance rate
  • 74%

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