City University of Seattle

Key majors offered
Business Administration
Computer Science
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate and Graduate Urban Yes 3000 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Bachelor, Master, Doctorate Private Master: Colleges and Universities Co-educational 450 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Bachelor $$$ $ $$$ $ $$$$ 110
Master $$$ $ $$$ $ $$$$ 112
Doctorate $$$ $ $$$ $ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


"City University of Seattle (CityU) is a not-for-profit university accredited by the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities. The university specializes in undergraduate and graduate programs designed for the needs of the US and international community: about 80% of the teaching faculty have worked for or currently consult for leading global corporations and companies. One of CityU's core missions is to provide global access to high quality educational programs, so the university's programs are reasonably priced and no standardized tests (SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT) are required for admission. The City University of Seattle main campus is located in the thriving area of downtown Seattle. This location is on the edge of Belltown, South Lake Union, and at the foot of Queen Anne Hill. The CityU campus is located near the headquarters of the Gates Foundation and, and is near popular Seattle attractions such as the Experience Music Project and the Space Needle. -Average low temperature (winter): 36°F / 2°C -Average high temperature (summer): 73°F / 23°C"


"Host Family - live with a host family. Includes 2 meals per day. Share Housing - rent a room and share common living areas. Food is not included. Students are responsible for their own meals. Apartment living - Students are responsible for their own meals. More information on housing can be found here: "

Student life

CityU's downtown Seattle campus allows students to attend classes in modern, interactive and innovative learning spaces. CityU's campus is easily accessible by public transportation from any part of the greater Seattle area, is also located in close proximity to the city's major attractions and vibrant businesses providing for a great urban lifestyle for international and domestic students. There are many opportunities to work with local organizations and businesses to gain real world experience in the same areas they are studying.