Students

Placement Data

The first Direct to College cohort of Engineering Undeclared (ENGRUD) students entered the UW in autumn 2018. The first placement cycle occurred in summer 2019, and the second placement cycle occurred in winter 2020. Here are the results of those cycles.

Winter 2020 placement cycle 

352 ENGRUD students requested placement
330 ENGRUD students were placed in engineering majors
298 ENGRUD students placed in their first or second choice majors
8 ENGRUD students admitted to the Computer Science major through the Allen School competitive application process

Winter 2020 placement cycle: placements compared to 1st choice placement requests

Major Placements Number of 1st choice requests
Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering 23 22
Bioengineering 17 27
Chemical Engineering 15 12
Civil Engineering 45 23
Computer Engineering 12 69
Electrical Engineering 97 80
Environmental Engineering 10 3
Human Centered Design & Engineering 21 20
Industrial Engineering 24 20
Materials Science & Engineering 19 11
Mechanical Engineering 47 65
Grand total 330 352

Summer 2019 placement cycle 

592 ENGRUD students requested placement
416 ENGRUD students were placed in engineering majors
405 ENGRUD students placed in their first or second choice majors
21 ENGRUD students admitted to the Computer Science major through the Allen School competitive application process

Summer 2019 placement cycle: placements compared to 1st choice placement requests

Major Placements Number of 1st choice requests
Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering 30 49
Bioengineering 39 69
Chemical Engineering 30 28
Civil Engineering 28 22
Computer Engineering 41 154
Electrical Engineering 92 73
Environmental Engineering 9 7
Human Centered Design & Engineering 29 30
Industrial Engineering 20 15
Materials Science & Engineering 19 16
Mechanical Engineering 79 129
Grand total 416 592