First Year and Pre-Major Program (FYPP)

Student Resources

Pre-Major Academic Advising

UW Bothell First Year and Pre-Major Program offers Academic Advising to First Year and Pre Major students. FYPP Advisors have the experience and information to help guide students as they navigate through the university. FYPP also offers quick questions with Peer Advisors, which will be offered via Zoom for Spring quarter. Learn more about Pre-Major Academic Advising.


Quantitative Skills Center

Quantitative Skills Center (QSC) tutoring is FREE to UW Bothell students, faculty, and staff. Tutoring is available during drop-in hours or by appointment. Assistance is available in: Test preparation, math and test anxiety, general math questions, graphs, statistics, economics, physics, mathematical induction and any other related subject.  The QSC can also help with Microsoft Excel, Matlab, Maple, SPSS, calculators, or similar mathematical technology.


Writing & Communication Center

The Writing and Communication Center (WaCC) supports students of all abilities, at any stage of the reading, writing, or presentation process. Our goal is to help you become a stronger, more confident writer and communicator.


Study abroad & Global Initiatives

Global Initiatives is responsible for developing and implementing an internationalization strategy for UW Bothell, including expanding study abroad, internationalizing the curriculum, developing intercultural competence, advising on international fellowships, highlighting the global dimensions of diversity, encouraging global engagement locally, and managing institutional partnerships worldwide. Students can earn UW credits towards their degree by studying abroad. Read about how to get started with studying abroad.


Office of Financial Aid

Financial Aid is awarded in a variety of different ways, such as grants, loans, scholarships or work study jobs. To receive any kind of financial aid, one must first apply (see FAFSA online). After the application process is complete, students will receive an award letter indicating the financial assistance they qualify for. Follow each step carefully and give yourself plenty of time to complete the process. If there will be any changes in your enrollment plan, it may affect your financial aid, so in that case please contact the Financial Aid as soon as possible.


Student Diversity Center

The Student Diversity Center mission is to advocate for and collaborate with others to support a safe and inclusive campus community where resources will promote equity and social justice for all students, advocate and support students through education, and foster student success to marginalized and underrepresented communities at the University. The Student Diversity Center is by students and for students.


Division of Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs houses a number of student-focused offices that are dedicated to collaborating with students in providing services and opportunities which fosters student engagement, holistic well-being, personal and professional development, leadership, and experiential learning.

Departments

Disability Resources for Students (DRS)

Disability Resources for Students (DRS) provides services to students who are enrolled at the University of Washington Bothell. Academic accommodations, if reasonable and appropriate, are provided to students who have a documented permanent or temporary physical, emotional, or sensory disability. (A student must provide documentation of their disability in order to receive services.) Please call DRS to find out the specific documentation requirements necessary for the diagnosis of your disability. There is no minimal or baseline disability that one must have to receive services. If you have a disability that affects you academically, you may be eligible for services.

Veterans Services

Veterans Services provides assistance to students who are entitled to receive educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs. Whether a student is a new applicant for benefits or has used them at previous institutions, Veterans Services is committed to working in partnership to ensure that the process is simple and well-organized.

Career Services

Whether you’re just exploring career options or know exactly what you want to do, the Career Services has something for you. Still puzzled about your academic and career tracks? Choosing between grad school or a job? We can help you find a match for your interests, skills, and values.   

Counseling Center 

The Counseling Center offers confidential, short-term Personal Counseling to currently-enrolled UW Bothell students free of charge. Students may utilize counseling for a wide range of personal concerns such as: stress, anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, and adjustment issues.

Health & Wellness Resource Center

The Health and Wellness Resource Center (HaWRC) is a one-stop hub connecting students from UW Bothell and Cascadia College with with on-campus and community resources to help you thrive. Through a partnership with the United Way Benefits Hub, we provide resource connections, financial coaching, and public benefits enrollment.