Office of Admissions

Key dates & deadlines

We know you want to stay on track with deadlines and schedules. This table tells you what’s happening when.

U.S. Transfer Students

Quarter of application Quarter begins Application opens Application deadline Notification period
Autumn Late September December 15 February 15 June + July
Winter Early January August September 1 November + December
Spring * Late March Not Open for General Admission* December 15* February + March
Summer ** (degree-seeking status) Mid-June December 15 February 15 May + June

* Spring Quarter

Spring quarter is not open for general admission; therefore, the online application is not available for this term. Read more about Spring admission.

** Summer Quarter

Choosing summer means you wish to begin regular enrollment in summer and continue into autumn as a degree-seeking student. If admitted for summer, you must attend summer quarter. Failure to enter the UW in summer quarter cancels autumn admission and registration.

International Transfer Students

Quarter of application Quarter begins Application opens Application deadline Notification period
Autumn Late September
Dec. 15 Feb. 15 June + July
Winter international student applications not accepted this term
Spring ** international student applications not accepted this term
Summer * Mid-June
Dec. 15 Feb. 15 May

** Spring Quarter

Spring quarter is not open for general admission; therefore, the online application is not available for this term. Read more about Spring admission.

 

* Summer Quarter

Choosing summer means you wish to begin regular enrollment in summer and continue into autumn as a degree-seeking student. Failure to enter in summer quarter will revoke your admission for autumn quarter. To apply for summer quarter as a non-degree student, contact Summer Quarter.