University of Washington

The University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, USA, is also known simply as UW. More than 42,000 students call this college home. They strive to excel in fields that include Arts & Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.

Founded in 1861, UW at Seattle was originally the Territorial University of Washington. The school went through hard times initially, and was closed three separate times. But the school took hold upon the last re-opening and the location became less isolated. Additional campuses would be opened in 1990. 

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Ranking #72
University Name University of Washington
Acronym UW
Year Established 1861
Motto Lux sit
Motto in English Let there be light


Address 1400 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, Washington, United States
Phone +1 (206) 543 2100
Fax +1 (206) 543 9285
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International Students Allowed Yes
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