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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.

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Welcome class of 2024

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World’s Most Innovative University
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Public Universities that Pay Off the Most
CNBC, 2019

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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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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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Suzhou, Jiangsu Province, China
I am committed to supporting young children and their families by conducting rigorous and equity-oriented research. I believe in the power of the first five years in children’s lives, thus wanting ...

Kaixin
Early Childhood & Family Studies

Bellevue, WA
Mentor, maker, teacher, performer, advisor, advocate, researcher, event organizer. I’ve constantly lost and found myself here, uncertainty is something I’ve learned not to fear. Here I’ve ...

Savanna
Computer Science; Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)

San Francisco, CA
My work focuses on journalism as a tool of activism, using inclusive coverage to empower marginalized communities. The UW has given me strength to fight the systemic barriers placed against people ...

Andre
Law, Societies & Justice

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