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Become a California Husky

Why do thousands of Californians make the University of Washington their home?

The connections between UW and California are long and strong, fueled by a shared sense of West Coast culture, a zeal for the outdoors, and a passion for discovery . Californians who choose the UW want to embark on a new adventure, live in Seattle, and experience four seasons in a mild climate. Watch the videos to hear why SoCal and NorCal students are happy they chose the UW.


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