Office of Admissions

Spring quarter admission

Spring quarter is not open for general admission.

U.S. Students

Who May Apply?

Spring quarter is open only to applicants to specific departments in engineering and computer science. You may submit a paper application to the UW Office of Admissions for spring quarter admission only if you are also applying for spring quarter direct entry to the programs listed below.

The following departments admit new transfer students for spring quarter only:

  • Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering

The following departments admit new transfer students for spring and autumn quarters:

  • Bioresource Science & Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Human Centered Design + Engineering

How to Apply

The online application is not available for spring quarter.

  • To apply to the UW, print the PDF version of the UW application and submit the paper application and required documents by the December 15 deadline.
  • Direct entry applicants must also submit a departmental application to the program; consult the MyMajor website for deadlines.

International Students

International transfer applicants who are already in the U.S. and who meet department admission requirements may apply for admission for spring quarter only if they are also applying for spring quarter direct entry to either Bioengineering or Chemical Engineering. Admission to the UW for spring quarter will be contingent on direct admission to either Bioengineering or Chemical Engineering.

How to Apply

The online application is not available for spring quarter.

  • To apply, print the PDF version of the UW application for international undergraduate admission and submit the paper application and required documents by the December 15 deadline.
  • Write in “Spring Quarter” for question C-1 on UW application.
  • Submit a departmental application to Bioengineering or Chemical Engineering. The deadline for both departments is February 1.