Complete our High School course requirements, known as the College Academic Distribution Requirements (CADRs). English - 4 yrs Math - 3 yrs Algebra Geometry AlgebraII Social Sciences - 3 yrs Lab Science - 2 yrs World Language - 2 yrs Fine, Visual or Performing Art - 0.5 yrs Academic Elective - 0.5 yrs Sr. Year, Math-Based Quantitative Course - 1 yr Intermediate algebra (or higher), stats, chemistry or physics Complete the Personal Statement and Activity Log portion of your application SAT/ACT scores are not required. If you wish to submit them, you may do so. Tips for Success Have your unofficial transcript by your side. Write your Personal Statement outside the application Know your social security number and family income Payment and waiver requests take place at the end of the application Application Process Submit the UW Tacoma Freshman Application. Complete the academic course grid and your senior year projections. There are instructions on the application to help you complete the grid successfully. Write your personal statement Complete the activity log Pay the application fee or request a fee waiver at the conclusion of your application. Submit official standardized test scores (optional). Submit official AP, IB, or CLEP scores (if applicable). Have you graduated from high school? You are required to send a final, official transcript at the time of application When Should I Submit My Application? January 15 - Autumn quarter priority application deadline October 15 - Winter quarter priority application deadline There are numerous important dates in your application process, so make sure you check out our comprehensive list. Need Help? If you have questions about completing the application, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 253-692-4742.