OMA&D Academic Counseling Services

Application and Eligibility

Thank you for your interest in applying to the University of Washington College Assistance Migrant Program (UW CAMP)! Our goal is to help you with any and all needs that you may have as a student, and to encourage and support your drive to success!

What you need to apply to the UW CAMP

    1. Complete and submit a freshman admissions application for the next academic year by December 1st.
    2. Financial Aid Application
      • Apply for Financial Aid (FAFSA) by February 15th. You can apply at the following website: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
    3. UW CAMP Application by March 15th.

UW CAMP Application Process

    • Email the completed application to uwcamp@uw.edu or the recruiter Andres Huante at andres09@uw.edu 
    • No faxed applications will be accepted.
    • Applications submitted after March 15th will be placed on a waitlist.
    • UW CAMP Application plus additional information, including:
      • Identification number (Certificate of Eligibility) from the Washington State Migrant Education Program (MEP).
        • You can obtain the number from you school counselor or the Migrant Student Advocate at your school.
        • You can also contact the UW CAMP recruiter, Andres Huante, to help you obtain it at andres09@uw.edu
        • If you do not have a COE/MEP number you will need to provide an Eligibility Verification Form for Seasonal Work (EVF), CAMP staff will call and verify employment.
        • Personal Statement/Essay—Included in the application
          • The University of Washington and UW CAMP needs a copy of all your final transcripts by July 1st.
          • This includes a copy of all your final transcripts from your high school, Running Start school, and Corner Stone from Central Washington University

UW CAMP Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a US citizen or US permanent legal resident
  • Must be admitted to the University of Washington–Seattle Campus for the next academic year as a freshman applicant
  • Must be from a migrant and seasonal farmworker background

Need Help?

Please contact Andres Huante at andres09@uw.edu with any questions regarding the UW CAMP application or eligibility requirements.