University of Washington

University of Washington is home to three campuses, the largest one located in Seattle and the other two in Bothell and Tacoma. The Seattle campus houses 16 schools and colleges offering courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The university receives applications from both international and domestic candidates.

Name of the Institution University of Washington


Type of Institution Public flagship
Location Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Courses Offered Undergraduate/Graduate Programs in:

  • Architecture and Urban Planning
  • Arts and Sciences
  • Built Environments
  • Business
  • Dentistry
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Pharmacy

In addition, the university also offers undergraduate and graduate interdisciplinary programs, and interschool/intercollege programs.

Departments/ Branches The university has various departments including:

  • Anthropology
  • Biomedical and Health Informatics
  • Communication
  • Digital Arts and Experimental Media
  • Earth and Space Sciences
  • Forest Resources
  • Genome Sciences
  • History
  • Law, Societies, and Justice
  • Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Oceanography
  • Pharmacology
  • Quantitative Science
  • Radiology
  • Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • Urban Design and Planning


Admission Procedure/ Eligibility Criteria The university invites applications from international applicants for the autumn and summer sessions. Admission to the University of Washington is highly competitive and candidates need to fulfill minimum requirements so as to qualify for the same. The overall grade of the student, test scores, accomplishments and activities determine the final selection of the students. At the time of admission, candidates need to provide the letters of recommendations as well as academic transcripts.
Scholarships University of Washington does not offer any scholarships or financial aid to international applicants.
Fee Structure Fee Structure for Summer session:


  • Full-time Tuition & Fees:$37,107
  • Health Insurance (required): $2,008
  • Room & Board on Campus: $13,028
  • Books & Supplies: $1,380
  • Transportation (local):$852
  • Clothing, Entertainment, Personal Items : $3,020

Fee Structure for Autumn session:

  • Full-time Tuition & Fees:$27,830
  • Health Insurance :$1,506
  • Room & Board on Campus:$9,771
  • Books & Supplies: $1,035
  • Transportation (local): $642
  • Clothing, Entertainment, Personal Items : $2,265



Examinations & Results The university follows the quarter session system .