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March 8, 2019

Percent of women pursuing STEM majors

University of Washington

42 percent of UW students who have declared science, technology, math and engineering (STEM) majors are women. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting


Arts on campus

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The UW’s performing arts venues and museums offer more than 300 performances, exhibits and public programs annually. Source: College of Arts & Sciences


Number of student organizations

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UW students have the opportunity to become involved with more than 950 student organizations. Source: RSO Directory


February 26, 2019

Number of languages taught

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More than 60 modern and classical languages are taught at the UW. Source: College of Arts & Sciences


Number of majors

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The UW offers more than 180 different majors. Source: Office of Admissions


February 21, 2019

Husky Promise students to-date

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Since the Husky Promise began in 2007, more than 40,000 students across the UW’s three campuses have received support from the program. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting


UW Continuum College

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The UW’s Continuum College educates more than 50,000 students annually through UW Profession & Continuing Education, International & English Language Programs, Summer Youth, Summer Quarter, UW in the High School, and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting


Number of degrees awarded in the 2017–2018 academic year

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In the 2017–2018 academic year, the UW conferred nearly 17,000 bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral and professional degrees at all three campuses. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting


Percentage of in-state undergrads

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As of fall 2018, 73 percent of UW undergraduate students are residents of Washington. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting    


UW degree and program options

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The University of Washington’s three campuses offer more than 613 degree programs across 312 programs. Source: Office of Planning & Budgeting



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