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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.

Transfer application deadline February 15


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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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Seattle, WA
Tālofa. Fa’aumu Kaimana kʷə dsdaʔ. I am a proud first-generation student who grew as a healer for my Pacific Islander and Native American communities. I create welcoming spaces for Indigenous ...

Medical Anthropology and Global Health (Honors); Sociology

Taichung, Taiwan
Since entering the fields of bioengineering and applied mathematics, I have been fascinated by the tremendous impact that data science and computational tools have in driving medical innovation. At ...

Bioengineering; Applied Mathematics

Federal Way, WA
Growing up, I didn’t see a lot of professionals who looked like me. At school, the doctor’s office, or on television. I saw people struggling to communicate with their doctors or scared to ...

Environmental Health

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