Community engagement at UW Bothell


UW Bothell recieved national recognition through the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification in 2020.

1 OF 3 PRIORITIES UW Bothell Strategic Plan Logo

Community and Campus Engagement was named one of three key priorities in UW Bothell’s Strategic Plan.

90% OF STUDENTS Washington State Map

work and are civically engaged in King and Snohomish Counties after graduating.

341 PARNTERSHIPSCommunity Partner icon

341 partners collaborated with faculty, staff, and students through curricular engagement in 2019-20.

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.

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Community-Based Research

Participate in community engaged research.

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.

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Student groups in the community

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


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