Study Abroad


To be considered a visiting exchange student you must complete an online application through UW Study Abroad in order to be admitted to the University of Washington.


For entry during the autumn quarter, apply by March 1.

For entry during the winter or spring quarter, apply by August 1.

If you are a departmental exchange student, please check with your department regarding their deadlines.

Application Process



Admissions Timeline

Undergraduate admissions decisions typically occur during the following timeline:

  • Autumn quarter entry: Early – Mid June
  • Winter quarter entry: October
  • Spring quarter entry: Late December or Early January

Graduate admissions decisions vary widely by department, but you can use the undergraduate timeline as a rough estimate.

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