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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 GPA and a set of test scores. We want to know more.

Freshman application now open

Deadline: November 15


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Frank, 2019

Frank, 2019
Business Administration (Finance)

Chicago, IL

There is nothing more empowering than a community that not only embraces you with opportunities to grow but actively pushes you to overcome the new challenges you encounter. This type of community is what I found at UW and I am very proud to be a part of it.

Maria Fe Andrea “Eya”, 2019

Maria Fe Andrea “Eya”, 2019
Early Childhood & Family Studies

Saipan, CNMI & Bulacan, Philippines

I come from a mixed status immigrant family and was the first to step foot in this country. UW helped me reflect on my own educational journey and articulate my own narrative.

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.

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