Why UW Tacoma?

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Old and new come together in a downtown university that’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Enjoy taking classes in our historic buildings, where turn-of-the-century architecture meets state-of-the-art technology. You’ll also love the way our campus seamlessly connects with everything downtown Tacoma has to offer. You'll find a wide variety of independent restaurants and boutique shops throughout campus, with more amenities — including three world-class museums — just steps away from campus. At UW Tacoma, you’re never more than a few minutes away from fun in the city.

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