University of Washington Bothell

Fast Facts

  • School Size

    Medium

  • Cost of Attendance

    $30,000—$35,000 Year

  • Affiliation

    Public

  • Type of School

    University

  • Student Body Gender

    Co-ed

  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students

    Yes

  • Conditional Admission Available

    Yes

  • Top Programs

    Business, Computer Science, Engineering

  • Setting

    City, Suburban

  • Accreditation and Certification

    WASC , AACSB, ABET

  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Apartment, Dormitory

  • Test Scores

    TOEFL: 70 + , IELTS: Band 6 +

  • Social Media

About UW Bothell:

UW Bothell is part of the internationally ranked University of Washington system. UW Bothell graduates earn the prestigious University of Washington diploma and pursue challenging academic studies in a welcoming environment. UW Bothell offers the best of both worlds: the benefit of a small school with access to all the rigor, resources, and benefits of a large research university.

Student-Centered Education:

UW Bothell’s educational approach is highly interdisciplinary and personalized. The small campus allows students to take full advantage of resources and work closely with faculty. There are extensive student support services including the Career Center, Quantitative Skills Center, International Student Services, and Writing Center.

  • Small Class Sizes: Average 30 Students
  • Personal attention from faculty and staff
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunities
  • Free tutoring in the Quantitative Skills Center and Writing Center

Career and Research Opportunities:

Students have access to mentorships, undergraduate research opportunities, and internships. UW Bothell’s Career Center helps students find internships and jobs; network with alumni and community partners; and review CVs and cover letters.

Undergraduate students regularly participate in faculty research. The office of Undergraduate Research helps students find grants and scholarships to support their own projects.

  • Career Center
  • CV and cover letter workshops and reviews
  • Alumni Networking
  • Research Collaboration with Faculty
  • Internships and Classroom Collaboration with Local Companies (Boeing, Microsoft, Expedia, Starbucks, Nordstrom, etc.)
  • Entrepreneurship Support and Funding

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Interdisciplinary
    • American and Ethnic Studies (BA)
    • Community Psychology
    • Culture, Literature & the Arts
    • Environmental Science
    • Environmental Studies
    • Global Studies
    • Interdisciplinary Arts
    • Law, Economics, and Public Policy
    • Media and Communication
    • Science, Technology & Society
    • Society, Ethics & Human Behavior
  • Science, Math, and Health
    • Mathematical Thinking and Visualization
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Health Studies
    • Nursing
    • Mathematics
    • Climate Science & Policy (BS)
    • Conservation & Restoration Ecology
    • Earth System Science
    • Conservation Science & Management
    • Sustainability & Society
    • Mechanical Engineering (BS)
  • Computers
    • Applied Computing
    • Computer Science & Software Engineering
    • Interactive Media Design
    • Computer Engineering (BS)
    • Interactive Media Design (BA)
  • Business Administration
    • Accounting
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Finance
    • International Business
    • Management
    • Management Information Systems
    • Marketing
    • Retail Management
    • Technology and Innovation Management
  • Post-Baccalaureate
    • K-8 Teacher Certification

Graduate Degrees:

  • Computer Science & Software Engineering (MS)
  • Cyber Security Engineering (MS)
  • Nursing (MN)
  • Creative Writing and Poetics (MFA)
  • Cultural Studies (MA)
  • Education (MEd)
  • Policy Studies (MA)
  • MBA : Leadership
  • MBA : Technology
  • Master of Education Leadership Development for Educators (LEDE)
  • Master of Science in Accounting
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

The Pacific Northwest: A Great Place to Live and Study!

Nestled between the Seattle-metropolis and the Cascade Mountains, UW Bothell students enjoy the benefits of a large city and access to the Pacific Northwest’s natural playground. The combination of mountains and ocean in Seattle is truly unique. People come from around the world to experience the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest. UW Bothell is located just 20 miles (32 kilometers) northeast of Seattle, Washington, a large metropolitan city on the west coast of the USA. Our campus location provides easy access to the amenities and excitement of Seattle, with great restaurants, shopping, concerts, and festivals. Bothell is a city of 34,000 residents and provides a safe environment for you to succeed in your studies. Seattle is a center for medical research, global health, software companies, and biotechnology. Seattle is home to many global companies such as Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon.com, Philips Medical, and Starbucks. UW Bothell graduates are increasingly sought after by these leading corporations! The Seattle region offers a unique northwest culture, vibrant arts scene, amazing career development opportunities, and a diverse population just waiting for you to explore!

UW Bothell Student Life and Campus Housing!

Students receive rigorous academic training and also enjoy a vibrant student life. Student housing at UW Bothell offers all the conveniences of apartment style living coupled with residence life programming, a vibrant community of learners, and a safe environment to facilitate student success. UW Bothell students are active in more than 90 clubs, student-produced publications, student government, intramural sports, and community service projects.

    International student awarded Presidents Medal

    University of Washington Bothell


    18115 Campus Way NE
    Box 358500
    Bothell WA 98011
    P: 425.352.3876
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