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Trinity Washington University Overview

Trinity Washington University is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Washington, District of Columbia. The city atmosphere of Washington makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

What Is Trinity Washington University Known For?

219 Undergraduate Awards
$25,572 Avg Cost After Aid
96% Acceptance Rate
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the master's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Trinity College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 33% of the faculty were full-time.

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Trinity Washington University Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Trinity College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#34 Best Value Rehabilitation Professions Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#37 Best Value Mental & Social Health Services Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Trinity College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#6 Highest Paid Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions Graduates College Factual
#15 Highest Paid Special Education Graduates College Factual
#22 Highest Paid Master’s Degree Health Professions Graduates College Factual
#38 Best Value Colleges for Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions College Factual
#85 Highest Paid Education Graduates College Factual
#119 Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Health Professions College Factual

Where Is Trinity Washington University?


Contact details for Trinity College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 125 Michigan Ave Ne, Washington, DC 20017-1094
Phone: 202-884-9050

How Do I Get Into Trinity College?

You can apply to Trinity College online at:

Admission Requirements for Trinity College

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program required
Recommendations required
SAT or ACT Scores recommended
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Trinity College?

96% Acceptance Rate
99% Of Accepted Are Women
Since Trinity College has an acceptance rate of 96%, it is not too hard to gain acceptance into the school. Still, you need to be sure you complete your application in full and send in any other requested documents.

Approximately 1% of accepted students are men and 99% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 100%, and the acceptance rate for women is 96%.

Can I Afford Trinity Washington University?

$25,572 Net Price
50% Take Out Loans
14.9% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Trinity College is $25,572. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Trinity College, approximately 50% of students took out student loans averaging $5,976 a year. That adds up to $23,904 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Trinity College is 14.9%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Trinity Washington University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,030 Full-Time Undergraduates
99% Women
91% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,444 undergraduate students at Trinity College, with 1,030 being full-time and 414 being part-time.


There are also 402 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,030 full-time undergraduates at Trinity College, 1% are male and 99% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Trinity Washington University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 474
Hispanic or Latino 417
White 18
International Students 12
Other Races/Ethnicities 90

Geographic Diversity

District of Columbia students aren't the only ones who study at Trinity Washington University. At this time, 7 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 8 countries are represented at Trinity College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Nigeria, Gabon, and India.

Online Learning at Trinity Washington University

947 Took All Classes Online
1,817 Took At Least One Class Online
23,650.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 1,817 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Trinity College has changed over the last few years.


Online Growth Rankings of Trinity College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Trinity Washington University was 23,650.0%. This is the #17 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Trinity College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Trinity Washington University Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s TOTAL
Health Sciences & Services 0 29 0 29
Teacher Education Grade Specific 8 4 16 28
Business Administration & Management 0 25 2 27
Child Development & Psychology 0 23 0 23
Nursing 0 21 0 21
General Psychology 0 20 0 20
Liberal Arts General Studies 10 9 0 19
Student Counseling 0 0 18 18
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 0 18 18
Criminal Justice & Corrections 0 18 0 18
Educational Administration 0 0 16 16
Communication & Media Studies 0 13 0 13
Public Relations & Advertising 0 0 13 13
General Education 0 1 12 13
General Biology 0 12 0 12
Human Resource Management 0 5 3 8
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 6 6
Special Education 0 0 5 5
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 4 0 4
General English Literature 0 4 0 4
Political Science & Government 0 4 0 4
International Relations & National Security 0 3 0 3
Sociology 0 3 0 3
Accounting 0 1 0 1
History 0 1 0 1
Mathematics 0 1 0 1
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 0 0 0 0
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 0 0 0 0
Religious Studies 0 0 0 0
Chemistry 0 0 0 0
Fine & Studio Arts 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 18 201 109 328


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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