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Academics

At the UW, anything is possible. We break the rules, imagine change — then bring it to life. We’re restless to make the world a better place, and we want to do it together. Our students learn and engage in the classroom, outside the UW and around the world.

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There’s a job for that

Whatever you’re into, there’s a way to turn it into a job. Take a short quiz to learn what UW alumni with similar interests have done since graduating.

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Rankings

#1
Best Undergraduate Business Program in the Northwest
U.S. News & World Report, 2018

#1
in Oceanography
Center for World University Rankings, 2018

#3
Best College for an English Degree
USA Today, 2017

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Majors

What ignites your love for learning? World languages, computing, business? So many paths lead from a single interest. With 180+ majors, the UW can help you find the focus that’s right for you.

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Research

At the UW, conducting research as an undergraduate is just part of the Husky Experience. More than 8,400 undergraduates are involved in research every year — even freshmen!

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