Freshman Admission Requirements

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Info in light of COVID-19

Class of 2021, your application is now OPEN!

Autumn 2020 Admitted Students, you may confirm by paying the NSEOF until September 11, 2020

SAT/ACT: Submitting test scores is optional for 2020 and 2021 grads

High School Transcripts: Class of 2020 applicants and confirmed students should send in their official, final transcripts as soon as possible. They can be sent via a secure electronic system (such as Parchment) to or mailed in a sealed envelope to UW Tacoma Admissions, 1900 Commerce St. Tacoma, WA 98402 

Class of 2021, you will be asked to upload your unofficial transcript directly into your application.

Application Process

When should I submit my application?

Turn in your complete application as early as possible to ensure that you receive priority consideration for admission and scholarships. Applications received after the priority application date will be considered on a space-available basis.

  • January 15 - Autumn quarter priority application date
  • June 30 - Autumn quarter application deadline
  • October 15 - Winter quarter priority application deadline

Need help?

If you have questions about completing the application, email or call 253-692-4742.