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Key Dates: Applicants for Autumn 2014

  • September

    Register in Sept. or Oct. for ACT or SAT

  • October

    UW online application opens

  • December 2

    The Freshman application will remain open until 10 p.m. Pacific Time on Monday, December 2, 2013.

  • December 31

    Only test scores may arrive by Dec. 31, 2013

Application Checklist

  • Application Fee $60

    For students with a confirmed financial hardship, waivers are available. More
  • Complete Minimum Courses

    Freshman applicants must show a minimum level of preparation in six subject areas. At the UW, we expect a lot more than the minimum. More
  • Send Official Test Scores

    Scores from SAT or ACT with Writing are required for admission. More
  • Do Not Send Letters of Recommendation

    Thanks. :-)More
  • Transcripts? Nope.

    Please do not send transcripts when you apply. If we need one from a particular student, we'll ask. More

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You'll Need

Gathering these documents and materials before you start will help the application go more smoothly.

  • Your Social Security Number (SSN)
  • If you have ever attended the UW, your UW Student Number
  • Other legal names you have used on school transcripts or test scores
  • If you believe you are a Washington resident, information about how long you have lived in the state
  • Do you have a visa? You will need the visa type and that long number.
  • Personal information and educational background about one or more of your parents/guardians
  • Unofficial copy of your high school transcript
  • Senior-year class schedule for the first and second semesters
  • Test score results for ACT or SAT you have already taken
  • Dates of ACT or SAT you plan to take
  • Copies of school records to accurately record dates of attendance
  • A strong desire to tell your story
  • If you’re paying the application fee: U.S. checking account info or a credit card. (If you’re applying for a fee waiver: no problem, you'll get more information later.)

More Information

  • College-Level Work in High School (AP, IB, Dual-Credit) One way of demonstrating rigor in coursework GO
  • Applying to the University Honors Program GO
  • Applying for Financial Aid The deadline is Feb. 28, 2014, for 2014-15. GO
  • Homeschooled Applicants Let us help you get ready to apply. GO
  • Veterans, Active Duty, and Military Dependents GO

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