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Transforming the Student Experience


March 12, 2019

School of Public Health graduate program ranking

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The School of Public Health’s overall graduate program was ranked No. 7 in the nation for 2020 by U.S. News & World Report. Source: UW News


Speech-language pathology program ranking

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The speech-language pathology master’s program was ranked No. 3 in the country for 2019 by U.S. News & World Report. Source: UW News


Audiology program ranking

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The UW’s audiology doctorate program was ranked No. 4 in the country for 2019 by U.S. News & World Report. Source: UW News


March 8, 2019

Percent of women pursuing STEM majors

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


Number of Fulbright Scholars

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Since the Fulbright Program began in 1946, 478 UW students have been named Fulbright Scholars. Source: Fulbright U.S. Student Program (note: Fulbright Online does not track recipients for the current year); UW News


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

Foster School of Business student competitions

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5,695 students from across the Pacific Northwest have participated in the Dempsey Startup Competition and the Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge at the Foster School of Business. Source: Foster School of Business (here and here)


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


Amount of student public service

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During the 2016–2017 academic year, 5,621 unique students engaged in university-sponsored public service for 8,069 student-quarters, contributing to a total of 495,152 hours of public service to local, regional and global communities. Source: Office of Research



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