About EWU

Eastern Washington University is a driving force for the culture, economy and vitality of the Inland Northwest region. The university's beautiful campus (maps), NCAA Division I athletics and opportunities for hands-on, real-world learning provide a classic, yet unique college experience. A focus on personal attention, faculty excellence and community collaboration allows EWU to accomplish its mission for preparing well-rounded students ready to hit the ground running in their chosen career fields.

EWU offers more than 135 fields of study and a low student-to-faculty ratio of 25 to 1. Nearly 13,000 students call EWU home, and 66 percent of EWU’s first-year students live on the university’s 300-acre parklike campus, approximately 17 miles from Spokane, Wash. Spokane is Washington state’s second-largest city.

Founded in 1882, Eastern Washington University is a regional, comprehensive public university located in Cheney, Wash., with programs also offered at the Riverpoint Campus in Spokane and at Bellevue, Everett, Kirkland, Lakewood, Seattle, Vancouver and Yakima, Wash.