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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.


Welcome class of 2024


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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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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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Cupertino, CA
My Husky Experience showed me the importance of creating inclusive spaces. It has given me the fierceness I need to pursue my passions for leadership, human rights and forensics. After college, I ...

B.S., Medical Anthropology and Global Health; B.A., International Studies (International Human Rights)

Redmond, WA
My goal is to lead a research group focused on neurodegenerative diseases in academia, and, throughout my time as a Husky, I have explored different research topics and environments to prepare for my ...

B.S., Biochemistry; B.S., Biology (Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental)

Portland, OR
Over the past four years at the UW, I have grown as a designer and developed a strong capacity for leadership. From designing tools to support academic planning to mentoring young girls in STEM, I am ...

Human Centered Design & Engineering

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