top of page
Signature_Stacked_Purple_Hex.png

Public University | washington.edu

Good to Know

The University of Washington is a public research university in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 1861, Washington is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast; it was established in Seattle approximately a decade after the city's founding.

Fields of Study

  • Arts and Sciences

  • Built Environments

  • Business

  • Computer Science and Engineering

  • Dentistry

  • Education

  • Engineering

  • Environment

  • International Studies

  • Law

  • Information

  • Medicine

  • Nursing

  • Pharmacy

  • Public Policy and Governance

  • Public Health

  • Social Work

Rankings

55

(National U)

63

(QS World Ranking)

Location

Seattle, WA

Enrollment

48,126

Acceptance Rate

53%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

Common App

(Freshmen only)

Online App

(Freshmen and Transfers)

CGPA

Varies by major

(Transfer)

English Proficiency

76

TOEFL

6.0

IELTS

110

DET

Intakes

Fall: August

Spring*: January

*Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering transfers only

Fees

$64,302

Total

$40,878 / $23,424

Tuition / Living

SAT / ACT

Optional

Scholarship

None

Deadlines

Freshman

Fall:

November 15

Transfer

Fall:

February 15

updated August 2023

bottom of page