Publications and Media

Independent Colleges of Washington produces a variety of publications about our mission to expand opportunity and choice for students by promoting the value and vitality of high-quality, academically rigorous independent higher education, and by broadening access through enhanced student aid.

Learn more about Independent Colleges of Washington, our member colleges and their contributions, and our scholarship programs.

2016-17 Factbook

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Prior Factbooks and Reports

Please email for access to the reports listed below:

  • Economic Impact Report: ICW members may be smaller colleges, but they have a big impact on Washington’s economy.
  • The Puget Sound Regional Council Higher Education Working Group analysis of the future employment needs in the region
  • Financing Higher Education Today (2005): How 2002 Graduates Paid For and Perceive the Benefits of Their Education. This is a groundbreaking study that analyzes how recent college graduates paid for, experienced, and assess their education.