Top Universities in Washington

University of Washington is a top public research university in Seattle, Washington (USA). It is placed 41st in the nation among the Tier 1 National Universities by the US News & World Report 2009. It is rated 1st in Peace Corps volunteers in 2007.

The University of Washington is ranked highly in a number of international league tables:
- 16th globally in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) in 2008.
- 22nd in the world by Newsweek "Top 100 Global Universities".
- 12th in the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities 2009.
- 59th in THES rankings of World top Universities 2008.

Washington State University (WSU) is placed among the top half of national universities by USNWR 2009, ranked 116th nationally. It is also ranked among the World Top 500 universities, placed in the rank range of 201-302 globally in the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2008. According to the USNWR 2010 graduate school rankings, it is ranked 75th for graduate engineering programs.

List of colleges and universities in Washington:
  • Antioch University-Seattle
  • Argosy University/Seattle
  • Art Institute of Seattle
  • Bastyr University
  • Central Washington University
  • City University of Seattle
  • Cornish College of the Arts
  • DigiPen Institute of Technology
  • Eastern Washington University
  • Evergreen State College
  • Gonzaga University
  • Heritage University
  • Northwest University
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Saint Martin's University
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • Trinity Lutheran College
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Washington

  • Bothell campus
  • Tacoma campus
  • Walla Walla University
  • Washington State University

  • Spokane campus
  • Tri-Cities campus
  • Vancouver campus
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College
  • Whitworth University