English Proficiency Required

All new UW students must demonstrate English proficiency before they can register for classes.

You have satisfied the requirement if you can say yes to any of the following:

  • I am a native speaker of English.
  • I have qualifying scores from tests such as SAT Critical Reading, SAT Writing, or ACT Combined English/Writing.
  • I have completed an academic associate degree from a Washington community college.

If you believe you still need to satisfy this requirement you can learn more here