UW Bothell: Inspiring Innovation and Creativity

Creating community

Summertime is orientation time. But it begins much earlier, when leaders contact new students to connect and answer questions. The goal is for students to feel included on day one of class.

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Inspiring Innovation and Creativity

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Fall 2016 applications are still being accepted for first year and transfer students.

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Unsung heroes tend wetland

Unsung heroes tend wetland

UW Bothell’s 58-acre wetland thrives as a living laboratory, despite constant assaults from beavers, crows, invasive species and humans. Gardner Gabe Barnes and his team work daily to keep the wetland healthy and functioning. More about the wetland

Buendia new dean of Educational Studies

Travels teach the student

Before he begins his final year as a law, economics and public policy major, Avi Socha is gaining new respect for the American legal system. He is working in Cape Town, South Africa, at a nonprofit legal firm called Projects Abroad Human Rights. More about Avi Socha

Buendia new dean of Educational Studies

Meet the man who tells your story

Writer Douglas Esser is a former Associated Press reporter who has found a new calling in life: telling the story of UW Bothell. "Almost everything about UW Bothell is good news," Esser says. Meet Douglas Esser

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UW Bothell in 60 seconds
UW Bothell is the fastest growing public university in the state of Washington. Students receive a University of Washington degree in small classes with instructors who know them by name. Visit Our Campus

UW Bothell is the most ethnically diverse campus in the state of Washington. Diversity is a core value at UW Bothell; it’s one of the seven priorities outlined in the 21st Century Campus Initiative. UW Bothell values and honors diverse experiences and perspectives, strives to create welcoming and respectful learning environments, and promotes access, opportunity, and justice for all. Learn More

UW Bothell students come from all walks of life; they bring rich life experience and accomplish great things during their academic careers. Read more about the accomplishments of undergraduate and graduate students at UW Bothell. See More

Did you know UW Bothell plants more than 3,000 trees per year? The campus is home to one of the largest restored wetland sites in the nation. UW Bothell practices sustainability on its campus and prepare today’s students to address the environmental challenges ahead. Learn More

UW Bothell holds the student-faculty relationship to be paramount. We provide access to excellence in higher education through innovative and creative curricula, interdisciplinary teaching and research, and a dynamic community of multicultural learning.