About UW Bothell

Providing access to an excellent UW education with an emphasis on experiential learning, hands-on research and community engagement.

UW Bothell is known for providing a student experience grounded in close relationships with faculty as researchers, teachers and mentors — and the personalized support of staff who are dedicated to student success. Both our faculty and staff have been recognized nationally for innovations in academic programming and support services designed to help students graduate on time and debt-free.

As part of its commitment to excellence inside and outside the classroom, UW Bothell places particular value on community engagement, diversity and environmental sustainability. The campus is also distinguished by its focus on connected learning and cross-disciplinary research, scholarship and creative practice.

We encourage you to review our current strategic plan, Expanding Access, Achieving Excellence, and to read more about our Mission, Vision and Values.


In autumn 2023, 38% of incoming first-year students and 42% of new incoming transfers would be first in their immediate families to earn a four-year degree.

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In 2022-23, 70% of undergraduate students and 66% of graduate students graduated debt-free.

Visit our Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships.


We offer more than 55 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in five schools.

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Browse graduate degrees.

Apply Today

Contact our undergraduate admissions office to learn about enrolling at UW Bothell.

Undergraduate Admissions

Schedule a tour

Learn more about UW Bothell and campus life by registering for one of our in-person tours and/or information sessions. We also offer a virtual tour.

Just want to visit?

Explore the wetland, watch the crows fly onto campus or attend one of UW Bothell’s many events that are open to the public. See our visitors webpage for more.