University of Washington


University of Washington

University of Washington


The University of Washington (UW) is a multi-campus university in Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell, as well as a world-class academic medical center. It has 16 colleges and schools and offers 1,800 undergraduate courses each quarter.

UW is deeply committed to upholding the responsibility that comes with that legacy. And being public has always meant being accessible.

UW students gain an understanding of community needs as well as issues around the globe — becoming respectful and educated citizens of the world. As one of the greenest regions in the country, the University of Washington also leads in environmental solutions. See how the UW is making way for a greener future.

The Basics

Setting3 campuses situated in Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$ 47,000 – $48,000
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Year Founded1861
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarAutumn, Winter, Spring, Summer
Level OfferedUndergraduate, graduate and professional programs
Enrollmentapproximately 30,000 students
International Students4%
Student-Teacher Ratio12:1

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Academic Programs



Central Plaza, Meany Hall, Odegaard, Undergraduate Library, The Campanile, Sylvan Theatre, Electrical Engineering Building, Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science and Engineering, Guggenheim Hall, Kirsten Wind Tunnel, Architecture Hall, Guthrie Hall, Physics-Astronomy Building, Botany Greenhouse, Medicinal Herb Garden, Magnuson Health Sciences Center., UW Medical Center, Magnuson Health Sciences Center, Fisheries and Oceanography facilities etc.

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