Seattle University is a private, Jesuit university on Capitol Hill. It is the largest independent university in the Northwest. With a faculty to student ratio of 1:14 and a dedication to educating community leaders, SU offers an excellent (if expensive) opportunity for learning.
In addition to its undergraduate programs, SU has an award-winning law school and a variety of other graduate programs, including a variety of teaching/education degrees, a nursing degree, and a masters degree in public administration.
In February 2005, SU hosted Tent City 3, a temporary encampment that provides shelter, support and safety to approximately 100 homeless women and men.