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This is the University of Washington, and our home is a stunning campus in the heart of an energetic and forward-thinking city. Our students are dreamers and doers, and together we aim to be the greatest public university in the world — as measured by our impact. Join us to unleash potential, create beauty and spark action.
Because what you care about can change the world.

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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.

Transfer application opens December 15

deadline February 15

Rankings

#4
Among U.S. Public Institutions
Times Higher Education, 2021
#1
Most Innovative University in the World
Reuters, 2019
#3
Public U.S. University that "Pays Off the Most"
CNBC Make it, 2020
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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

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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Bothell, WA
I am a proud Filipina Husky Nurse who has spent her time at UW delving into community enrichment and empowerment. These communities have given so much time, energy, support, and resources to those ...

Evie
B.S.: Nursing

New Delhi, India
I lead at UW with a discovery mindset by asking difficult questions and creating new opportunities that didn’t exist before me. I have explored different sides of consulting by mentoring ...

Shubhangi
B.A.: Business Administration (Information Systems)

Olympia, WA
As a Neuroscience and Disability Studies dual degree student, I have learned about disability in a holistic manner, both from a social and biological perspective. Using these perspectives, I have ...

Natalie
B.A.: Disability Studies; B.S.: Neuroscience

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