Graduate Degree Programs and Admissions

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UW Engineering offers a variety of programs for engineers to update skills, boost careers, or delve into new fields. Our degrees, certificates and courses are developed in partnership with regional industry leaders to give you access to important contacts and industry expertise.

Admissions

The UW has minimum admission requirements for students seeking graduate degrees. In addition, each engineering department has their own requirements for admissions and application deadlines. See the various engineering graduate programs below and the Adviser Directory to find department contacts.

Engineering Graduate Programs

Continuing Education for Working Professionals »

Certificate and Professional Master's Programs held online or scheduled part-time and during evenings to accommodate work schedules.

Traditional Degree Programs by Department »

Engineering departments and the full-time Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees they offer.

UW Engineering Facts and Stats »

Gives numbers of graduate students and graduate degree earners.

UW Graduate School »

Details the UW graduate admissions process and funding.

photos of profiled grad students See the UW Graduate School's profiles of several engineering grad students:

LaTasha Taylor Starr MS, HCDE
Krishna Nadella MS, ME
Yaw Anokwa PhD candidate, Computer Science
Kari Watkins PhD candidate, CEE


Navigating Grad School as a Working Professional

Considering grad school? If you've been out of college a while, find out what it takes to get back in, what the application process is like and what you can expect during the admissions process and beyond. Learn more on the Professional & Continuing Education website.


Department Advisers — Graduate and Undergrad

When mailing information to the individuals listed below, for all departments, the rest of the mailing address is:

University of Washington Seattle, WA 98195-_ _ _ _ (use last four digits of campus box number)

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William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics

Undergraduate

Marlo Anderson
211 Guggenheim Hall, Box 352400
(206) 616-1115
ugadvising@aa.washington.edu

Graduate

Wanda Frederick
211B Guggenheim Hall, Box 352400
(206) 616-1113
wanda@aa.washington.edu

Ed Connery
318 C Guggenheim Hall, Box 352400
206-543-6725
econnery@aa.washington.edu

Bioengineering

Undergraduate

Kelli Jayn Nichols
(206) 685-2022

Josh Lee
(206) 616-2423

bioeng@uw.edu
3720 15th Ave. NE
Box 355061
Seattle, WA 98195-5061

Graduate

Dorian Varga
3720 15th Ave. NE, Box 355061
Seattle, WA 98195-5061
(206) 685-3494
dst@u.washington.edu

Chemical Engineering

Undergraduate

Dave Drischell
105 Benson Hall, Box 351750
(206) 543-2252
advising@cheme.washington.edu

Graduate

Tiffany Dion
221 MolES, Box 351653
(206) 221-6542
tlcdion@uw.edu

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Undergraduate

Mariko Navin
201 More Hall, Box 352700
(206) 543-5092
ceadvice@uw.edu

Graduate

Lorna Latal
(206) 543-2574

Jen Ross
(206) 616-1891

201 More Hall, Box 352700
ceginfo@uw.edu

Computer Science & Engineering

Undergraduate

Crystal Eney
Jenifer Pesicka
Raven Avery
Elise Dorough

AC101 Allen Center, Box 352350
(206) 543-1695
ugrad-advisor@cs.washington.edu

Graduate

Lindsay Michimoto
AC101 Allen Center, Box 352350
(206) 543-5758
lindsaym@cs.washington.edu

Professional Master's

Dave Rispoli,
Professional Master's Programs adviser,
(206) 543-5848
rispoli@cs.uw.edu

Electrical Engineering

Undergraduate

Brenda Larson
Stephanie Swanson

AE 100L Allen Center, Box 352500
(206) 543-2142
undergrad@ee.washington.edu

Graduate

Alex Llapitan,
Graduate Advising Coordinator
AE 100L Allen Center, Box 352500
(206) 221-7913
grad@ee.washington.edu

Bryan Crockett,
Lead Graduate Advisor,
AE140, Box 352500
(206) 221-7913
bryantc@uw.edu

Professional Master's

Erin Olnon,
Professional Master's Program,
CSE 224, Box 352500
(206) 616-4909
pmp@ee.washington.edu

Human Centered Design & Engineering

Undergraduate

Stephanie White
428B Sieg Hall, Box 352315
(206) 221-6230
whitesj@uw.edu

Graduate & Certificate

Lauren Witt
428 Sieg Hall, Box 352315
(206) 543-1798
lwitt@uw.edu

Industrial & Systems Engineering

Undergraduate and Graduate

Jennifer Tsai
G7 ME Building, Box 352650
(206) 543-5041
ieadvise@u.washington.edu

Interdisciplinary Engineering

Undergraduate and Graduate

Daniel Feetham
301 Loew Hall, Box 352180
(206) 543-1770
engradv@engr.washington.edu

Materials Science & Engineering

Undergraduate

Stanley Choi
302 Roberts Hall, Box 352120
(206) 616-6581
askmse@u.washington.edu

Graduate

Karen Wetterhahn
302 Roberts Hall, Box 352120
(206) 543-2740
karenlw@u.washington.edu

Mechanical Engineering

Undergraduate

Margo Segimoto
143 ME Building, Box 352600
(206) 685-0908
meadvise@u.washington.edu

Graduate

Maria Tovar Hopper
143C ME Building, Box 352600
(206) 543-7963
megrad@u.washington.edu

Bioresource Science and Engineering

Undergraduate and Graduate

Michelle Trudeau
Lisa Nordlund

116 Anderson Hall, Box 352100
phone: (206) 543-3077
cfradv@u.washington.edu