Community engagement at UW Bothell

Engaged Impact at UW Bothell

A foundational commitment to community engaged research, teaching, and learning animates our university mission to ignite positive social change, amplify collaborative discovery, and ultimately serve the greater societal good as a regionally accountable public university. 

Ways to engage at UW Bothell

Computer science student teaching elementary school students.

Community-Based Learning & Research (CBLR)

The Office of CBLR houses our community-based academic programs.

Student at internship


Short term opportunities provide practical experience in an occupation or career field.

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Students earn academic credit while working on a project that has benefits for industry or community organizations.

Tanya Kumar

Undergraduate Research

Students can choose to work closely with faculty members and the community on research projects.

COIL Fellowship

Global Engagement

Deepening global engagement can take on many forms, locally and abroad. 

Friends of youth


Community engagement initiatives that span across multiple school and unit participation.

Students wearing Real Dawgs give back t-shirts

Student groups in the community

Our student-led groups conduct service projects with community partners. Learn about student community engagement.

Faculty researchers

Public Research

Participate in community engaged research.


Have an idea for partnership with the University of Washington Bothell, but not sure where to start?

UW Bothell Community Engagement Flyer

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Community Engagement Stories


Community Engagement Events

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