UW Bothell: Inspiring Innovation and Creativity

Herbarium takes plants from dirt to digital

A small herbarium has sprouted at UW Bothell. The project will maintain an authoritative record of plants in the 58-acre campus wetland.

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Inspiring Innovation and Creativity

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Gender, Women and Sexuality degree

UW Bothell’s newest degree program draws on established work in the School of IAS within the intersections of gender, sexuality, and other forms of power and privilege. Read perspectives from a faculty member, current student and an alum on their passion for this work. More on the new degree.

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Study local, then abroad

Students at UW Bothell are using COIL classes (Collaborative Online International Learning) to help them decide if they want to pursue a study abroad course. The classes are growing in popularity – from three COIL courses last year, 10 COIL courses are planned for 2016-2017. More about COIL.

Chancellor Wolf at the town hall

Chancellor lists priorities in town hall

In his first town hall meeting of the academic year, Chancellor Wolf Yeigh shared UW Bothell's priorities for 2016-2017: diversity, campus sustainability and a bold fundraising campaign. Yeigh also urged the campus community to work toward the goal of opening a diversity center. Learn more about the town hall.

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UW Bothell in 60 seconds
UW Bothell is the fastest growing public university in the state of Washington. Students receive a University of Washington degree in small classes with instructors who know them by name. Visit Our Campus

UW Bothell is the most ethnically diverse campus in the state of Washington. Diversity is a core value at UW Bothell; it’s one of the seven priorities outlined in the 21st Century Campus Initiative. UW Bothell values and honors diverse experiences and perspectives, strives to create welcoming and respectful learning environments, and promotes access, opportunity, and justice for all. Learn More

UW Bothell students come from all walks of life; they bring rich life experience and accomplish great things during their academic careers. Read more about the accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate students at UW Bothell. See More

Did you know UW Bothell plants more than 3,000 trees per year? The campus is home to one of the largest restored wetland sites in the nation. UW Bothell practices sustainability on its campus and prepare today’s students to address the environmental challenges ahead. Learn More

UW Bothell holds the student-faculty relationship to be paramount. We provide access to excellence in higher education through innovative and creative curricula, interdisciplinary teaching and research, and a dynamic community of multicultural learning.