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UW AT A GLANCE
· The UW is a multi-campus university in Seattle,
Tacoma and Bothell, as well as a world-class
academic medical center.
· The UW has 17 colleges and schools and offers
1,800 undergraduate courses each quarter.
· The UW confers more than 12,000 bachelor's,
master's, doctoral and professional degrees
· Our students come from all 39 counties in the state.
· The UW has the lowest tuition and fees-- $7,692
per year--among its peer institutions in the
Global Challenge states.
· Kiplinger's consistently ranks the UW as one of the
"best bargains in higher education" in the nation.
· The UW produces the majority of engineering
degrees in the state and awards a large portion of
degrees in the sciences and health professions.