UW Bothell student applicants

How to apply for the Elementary Education Option

After declaring the Educational Studies major, students participate in a competitive application process for admission to the Elementary Education option. The application requires completion of a number of academic and extra-curricular activities.

Admission requirements

Still need to apply to the Educational Studies major?

If you have not yet declared the Educational Studies major, fill out an application from your First Year and Pre-Major Program advisor in building UW1-160.

To make an appointment with Erica Lind in the School of Educational studies call 425-352-5411 or email uwbses@uw.edu.

Ready to apply to the Elementary Education option?

  • Application deadline is February 1st, 2017.
  • All materials must be received by 5 p.m. to receive priority consideration.
  • Only complete applications will be reviewed.
  • Late applications will only be considered if space is available.
  • Materials submitted with the application will not be returned.
  • All documentation and recommendation forms may be duplicated.

To apply contact Erica Lind (elind24@uw.edu).


Applications will be processed and reviewed by a team of professional educators. Program finalists will be invited to the campus for an interview in March.


If you have questions regarding the Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies please contact us.

Erica Lind

Erica Lind

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