Academic Planning Worksheet: Architecture

Preparation for your intended major is a factor in the review of your UW transfer application. Use this worksheet to help you plan for admission to your intended major and for UW general education requirements.


Department admission information

This major is capacity-constrained. Completion of prerequisites does not guarantee admission.
  • A separate departmental application is required for this major. For more information, visit the Architecture website.
  • Non-UW students may register for the prerequisite architecture courses (ARCH 200, 231, 350, 351, 352) as non-matriculated students through UW Extension.

Courses required for admission to major

Directions: Record the courses you have taken, are taking or plan to take prior to UW enrollment that you believe are equivalent to the UW course requirements listed below. Not sure? Use the transfer course equivalency guide.


UW Course Dept. Prefix & Number Term/Year
Example: MATH 124 – Calculus I MATH 151 AUT 08
ARCH 200 – Design and Representation I (autumn only)
ARCH 231 – Making and Craft (spring only)
ARCH 350 – Architecture of the Ancient World (autumn only)
ARCH 351 – Architecture of the Medieval and Early Modern World (winter only)
ARCH 352 – History of Modern Architecture (spring only)

Additional information

Completion of 90 credits including English composition (5 credits); Visual, Literary and Performing Arts (20 credits); Individuals & Societies (20 credits); Natural World (20 credits including MATH 112, 124, or 145); and additional Areas of Knowledge (5 credits)

Entering transfer information

Total undergraduates, as of autumn 2019: 50

Total from Washington community colleges: 3

  • Entering transfer GPA (from WA community colleges):
  • 3.75 – 4.00: 0
  • 3.50 – 3.74: 1
  • 3.25 – 3.49: 0
  • 3.00 – 3.24: 2
  • 2.75 – 2.99: 0
  • 2.50 – 2.74: 0
  • 2.49 and below0

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