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Student life

Your Husky Experience doesn’t end when you leave the classroom. The hours you spend outside class are just as vital as the ones you spend inside.

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Campus life

Check out what happens on campus other than classes.

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Housing & dining

You’re not required to live on campus, but most freshmen do. So what’s it really like?

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Student Life

Kamaka’ike (Natalie), 2019

Kamaka’ike (Natalie), 2019
Public Health and Anthropology — Medical Anthropology & Global Health

Seattle, WA

As a proud Native Hawaiian student, I have learned to navigate both traditional and Western ways of knowing in this institution, especially through research and storytelling.

Ashley, 2019

Ashley, 2019
Disability Studies

Shoreline, WA

The UW Disability Studies program enabled a translation of my classroom experience to efforts addressing access barriers for disabled people.

Marquis, 2019

Marquis, 2019
Communication and Creative Writing

Federal Way, WA

My time at the UW has been channeled into marginalized identity exploration through organizational work and writing projects, through groups like the Brotherhood Initiative, Delta Lambda Phi: Washington’s only queer-centered fraternity, and Queer People of Color Alliance.

Life in seattle

Nestled in the University District, just north of downtown, the UW campus provides convenient access to everything Seattle has to offer.

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Resources

Your college experience should be challenging, but not overwhelming. The UW offers a range of resources to help support students.

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