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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.

Congrats, New Huskies

Welcome class of 2023

Rankings

#3
U.S. Public Institutions
Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2018
#5
World’s Most Innovative University
Reuters, 2018
#10
Best Global Universities
U.S. News & World Report, 2018

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

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Academics

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

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Costs & financial aid

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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Sanjay, 2019

Sanjay, 2019
Neurobiology

Spokane, WA

For the past four years, I have had the opportunity to contribute to truly meaningful work in research, campus life, and community service.

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.

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.

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