05/05/2016 News Release May 5, 2016 Contact Lisa Hall 425-352-5461 / firstname.lastname@example.org Money magazine ranks University of Washington Bothell tops among great colleges still accepting applications for fall BOTHELL, Wash. -- For the second year in a row, UW Bothell tops Money magazine’s list of great colleges that still have room for the fall. The list is a resource for graduating high school seniors and transfer students who continue to search for the right fit. The ranking published Thursday is compiled from a national list of colleges that still have openings for first-year students, sorted according to Money’s 2015 best colleges ranking where UW Bothell was No. 36. The National Association for College Admissions Counseling publishes the annual list of colleges with openings following the May 1 national response deadline. This list currently shows more than 300 colleges still have openings. The latest Money magazine attention for UW Bothell follows Payscale.com recently ranking the University among the top colleges in the nation – and first in the state – in return on investment. In addition to its reputation for access to affordable excellence and value, University of Washington Bothell attracts talented students for its teaching that cuts across disciplinary boundaries, that connects learning and research, and that engages with the community. More information about applying to the University of Washington Bothell is available on its website. About UW Bothell: Ranked No. 1 in the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest on Money magazine’s list of best colleges, UW Bothell provides access to an exceptional University of Washington education for students of tremendous potential. Offering more than 45 undergraduate and graduate degrees, options, certificates and concentrations, UW Bothell builds regional partnerships, inspires change, creates knowledge, shares discoveries and prepares students for leadership in the state of Washington and beyond.