The University of Washington educates a diverse student body to become responsible global citizens and future leaders through a challenging learning environment informed by cutting-edge scholarship.
The UW is one of the world’s preeminent public universities. Their impact on individuals, region and the world is profound — whether they are launching young people into a boundless future or confronting the grand challenges of their time through undaunted research and scholarship.
As a public university, they are deeply committed to serving all citizens. They collaborate with partners from around the world to bring knowledge and discovery home to elevate the quality of lives of Washingtonians. This measure of public trust and shared responsibility guides the decision-making as well as aspirations and vision for the future.