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At the University of Washington, we aim to be the greatest public university in the world — as measured by our impact. Join us to unleash potential, create beauty and spark action. Together, we can create a world of good.

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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.

Transfer application opens December 15

deadline February 15

Rankings

#4
U.S. Public Institutions
Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2020
#5
World’s Most Innovative University
Reuters, 2019
#1
Public Universities that Pay Off the Most
CNBC, 2019

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Academics

At the UW, we see things differently. That goes for majors, too. What ignites your love for learning?

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We believe everyone should have the opportunity to attend the UW. Finances should not be a barrier to getting a world-class education.

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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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Sammamish, WA
From supporting children touched by parental cancer with Camp Kesem, to aiding elderly populations and conducting retinal disease research, my time as a Husky has centered on creating opportunities ...

Thomas
B.S., Biochemistry

Issaquah, WA
During my time at the UW and involvement with the Informatics community, I have been able to discover and connect my passions for technology and education equity. My various experiences as an ...

Kate
B.S., Informatics

Prosser, WA
I am a bi-cultural, Mexican-American, female born with a bi-lateral genetic hearing deficiency. I have faced many obstacles because of my disability, but I will continue to promote my philosophy that ...

Cameron Rose
B.S., Speech & Hearing Sciences

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