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Thanks for a great summer

Summer Quarter at the University of Washington offers an opportunity for anyone to take a course at one of the world’s top universities.

Who Can Attend UW Summer Quarter?

Summer courses and programs

Select the type of course or program that you are interested in to learn more.

Why UW summer quarter?

Open Enrollment. Take advantage of open summer enrollment, which allows anyone to take a UW course.

Courses You Want. Choose from nearly 2,000 classes in more than 100 fields of study, from anthropology to zoology.

Accelerated Learning. Pack more in with condensed classes, including intensive foreign language courses and shorter terms.

Learn More

  • February 2018
    Time Schedule Available
  • April 2018
    Registration Opens
  • June 18, 2018
    Classes Begin
  • June 18–August 17, 2018
    Full Term
  • June 18–July 18, 2018
    A Term
  • July 19–August 17, 2018
    B Term


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