About WSU Vancouver

Facts and Figures Fall 2018

As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. We provide baccalaureate- and graduate-level education to benefit the people, communities and economy of Southwest Washington.

Washington State University Vancouver is in the homeland of Chinookan and Taitnapam peoples and the Cowlitz Indian Tribe.

    Students

    • Fall enrollment: 3,577
    • Average age of student: 26
    • Female-to-male ratio: 54:46
    • 6% of students are veterans
    • Average new transfer GPA: 3.20
    • Average new freshman GPA: 3.43
    • 43% first generation students
    • 28% students of color

    Academics

    • 22 bachelor's degrees
    • 8 master's degrees
    • 3 doctorate degrees
    • 1 Chancellor Netzhammer
    • 8 colleges on campus
    • 1:14 faculty to student ratio
    • 200 doctorate faculty

    Campus

    • 351 gorgeous acres
    • 3 mountain views
    • 6 miles of trails
    • Founded date: 1989

    Alumni

    • 92% reside in our region
    • 12,716 live in Clark County
    • 41,943 WSU alumni (from any campus) reside in the region; more than half (23,086) live in Clark County
    • 219,598 WSU alumni worldwide