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Student life

Your Husky Experience doesn’t end when you leave the classroom. The hours you spend outside class are just as vital as the ones you spend inside.
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Campus life

Check out what happens on campus other than classes.

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Housing & dining

You’re not required to live on campus, but most freshmen do. So what’s it really like?

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Renton, WA
Through research and community engagement, I have been afforded by the UW the opportunity to see the intersections of technology and humanity. This opportunity has allowed me to continue to ...

B.S.: Bioengineering

Englewood, CO
My UW involvement focuses on cultivating open-mindedness and inclusivity within diverse communities through empowering individuals to find their voice and share their story. UW provided me ...

B.S.: General Biology

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 ...

B.A.: Business Administration (Information Systems)

Life in Seattle

Nestled in the University District, just north of downtown, the UW campus provides convenient access to everything Seattle has to offer.

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Your college experience should be challenging, but not overwhelming. The UW offers a range of resources to help support students.

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