DeVry University (Federal Way): Narrative Description

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3600 South 344th Way
Federal Way, WA 98001
Tel: (253)943-2800; 877-923-3879
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Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Part of DeVry University. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 2001. Setting: 12-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 1,005. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 23:1. 41% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: SAT or ACT, CPT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $40. Tuition: $12,460 full-time, $455 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $250 full-time, $75 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 4 open to all. Most popular organizations: Associated Student Body (ASB), Ski Club, Computer Information Club, Basketball Club. Major annual events: Summer BBQ, Holiday Banquet, Stress Breaks. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, lighted pathways, emergency response team. College housing not available. Learning Resource Center with 6,021 books, 6,807 serials, 61 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 150 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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