Oguz Kaan Kısa · Aug. 12, 2021
The University of Washington is a famous and big higher education institution on the west coast of the United States. Founded in 1861 as Washington Regional University, the university grew with Seattle in the late 1990s and early 2000s, eventually relocating to its current location in 1895. The 700-acre park-like campus in Seattle, which is bordered by two lakes, currently has 16 faculties and colleges providing courses from undergraduate to doctorate levels. Undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at the university's Bothell and Tacoma campuses.
Serving medical centers throughout the Pacific Northwest and Alaska is a well regarded medical school that offers dental, medical, and public health education. Traditional students can participate in public service in the region by taking courses in disciplines including education, engineering, public affairs, and social work. The institution also provides online learning and nighttime programs, emphasizing outreach and expansion options. Seattle is a metropolis of over 650,000 people located between Puget Sound and Lake Washington, 100 miles south of the Canadian border. It is a large location for technological firms, including the headquarters of companies such as Amazon and Microsoft in the region.
Please check the university's website for additional information on application criteria. The following are the general conditions:
- Create your Coalition Account
- Add UW to your University List
- Share contact information
- Complete your Coalition Profile
- Complete UW questions
- Pay the application fee ($80)
- Submit test scores
- Submit transcript
Tuition fees for undergraduate students are around $35,000 per year and $28,000 for graduate studies.
According to U.S. News, admission to the UW main campus in Seattle, which had a 45 percent acceptance rate in 2016, might be challenging. According to the application website, prospective students must apply through the university's application system, however the UW office hopes to use the future UW Coalition Application.
UW provides a wide range of services to its students and graduates that go above and beyond what other schools and universities provide. The Vice President and Vice Provost supervise the "Student Life" division, which includes 16 departments and agencies that assist students directly and indirectly.
- Career Center
- Counseling center
- Division of Recreational Sports (IMA)
- Disabled Resource Center
- Fraternity and Sorority Life
- Health and Wellness Programs
- Housing and Food Services
- Ceremonies Office
- University Registrar's Office
- Student Admissions
- Student Activities and Union Facilities
- Student Financial Aid
- Student Legal Services
- Student Publications (Daily)
- Campus Police
Notable alumni of the University of Washington include US Olympic Chair Joe Rantz, architect Minoru Yamasaki, US Senator Henry M. Jackson, Baskin & Robbins co-founder Irv Robbins, Former actor, Hollywood Reporter columnist and TCM host Robert Osborne, glass artist Dale Chihuly , Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Marilynne Robinson, martial artist Bruce Lee, saxophonist Kenny G. MySpace co-founder Chris DeWolfe, actor Tom Choi, actor and comedian Joel McHale.