Washington华盛顿州 WA

政府网站: http://access.wa.gov

地理人口

首府奥林匹亚Olympia,最大的都市为西雅图。面积71,300 平方英里,人口6,724,540。平均高度: 1700英尺。

气候

东部有落基山脉作屏障,不受加拿大北极寒流的侵袭,因此使全州气候比同纬度的其他各州温和。西部大城市西雅图一月平均温度4℃,七月平均温度17℃;东部大城市斯波坎平均温度则相应为-2℃和21℃。

高等教育系统

公立四年制大学
Central Washington University
Eastern Washington University
The Evergreen State College
University of Washington system (Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell campuses)
Washington State University system (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities and Vancouver campuses)
Western Washington University

私立大学
Art Institute of Seattle
Bastyr University
Cornish College of the Arts
DigiPen Institute of Technology
Henry Cogswell College
Heritage University
Pacific Lutheran University
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle University
Trinity Lutheran College
University of Puget Sound
Walla Walla University
Whitman College
Whitworth University