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Together with world-class partners, the University of Washington College of Engineering is developing a new generation of innovators. A national leader in educating engineers, each year the College turns out new discoveries, inventions and top-flight graduates, all contributing to the strength of our economy and the vitality of our community. UW Engineering is ranked 20th among all engineering schools with more than half of its departments ranked in the top 20 of their respective fields.

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Why UW Engineering

The College of Engineering is a community of innovators, where students are prepared to tackle real-world problems.

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Admission pathways

There are multiple ways to apply to UW Engineering, each with their own unique set of requirements and deadlines.

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Post-graduate admission

Learn from accomplished faculty as you tackle research challenges, gain advantage in the workplace or break into a new career.

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K-12 resources

UW Engineering hosts a variety of K-12 programs to help prepare pre-college engineers as well as their K-12 STEM educators.