UW Bothell was ranked number one in the state of Washington for best value and education by Money Magazine in 2015. Whether you are entering UW Bothell as a First-Year or a Transfer student, you will not only receive a nationally ranked education, but you will leave the university with a world recognized University of Washington diploma.
Your First Year Student curriculum will be centered around the Discovery Core, a sequence of courses that will engage you in a community of learners, orient you to university academics and social activities, and introduce you to the richness of interdisciplinary learning.
Academic Transition Program
The Academic Transition Program (ATP) is a year-long academic preparation program designed to provide assistance for historically disadvantaged, low-income, and first generation college students, though all students may be considered to participate.
All Incoming Students
There are over 40 degree programs you can choose from.
Adding an international component to the college experience not only helps students develop global skills, such as adaptability, intercultural communication, and problem-solving, but also shows positive correlation with graduation rates and post-graduate success.