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Husky Preview is Oct. 13 – 16, 4 – 6 p.m.

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We want to learn about you.

The UW values the diversity of experience, culture and talent of our students. You aren’t just a set of numbers. We want to know more.

Meet us this fall


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Experience the UW for yourself. Only you can decide if it feels like home.

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At the UW, we see things differently. That goes for majors, too. What ignites your love for learning?

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We believe everyone should have the opportunity to attend the UW. Finances should not be a barrier to getting a world-class education.

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Student Life

Your Husky Experience doesn’t end when you leave the classroom. The time you spend outside of class can be just as transformative.

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San Francisco, CA
My work focuses on journalism as a tool of activism, using inclusive coverage to empower marginalized communities. The UW has given me strength to fight the systemic barriers placed against people ...

Law, Societies & Justice

Bellevue, WA
Mentor, maker, teacher, performer, advisor, advocate, researcher, event organizer. I’ve constantly lost and found myself here, uncertainty is something I’ve learned not to fear. Here I’ve ...

Computer Science; Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
As a Brazilian immigrant, I came to the University of Washington to learn about how to use my education to help underserved communities in healthcare. I found research as a platform to not only use ...

Hugo Ferreira
B.S., Chemical Engineering; B.A., Biochemistry

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