Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment

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Admissions decisions for Autumn 2016 Freshmen will be sent out March 15th - 31st.
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We offer student-led tours for Middle Schools, High Schools, Transfer Students, and Community Based Organizations who are interested in visiting the University of Washington Seattle campus.

Pre-College Resources

Need help applying to college? Schedule a visit to the UW? Attend one of our signature events? We got you covered!


  • FAFSA for 2016-17 Now Open

    January 5, 2016

    OMAD Recruitment Outreach

    Beginning January 1, 2016, you are able to complete your free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) for the 2016-17 aid year.

    Remember that FAFSAs must be received by February 28 in order to be on-time and allow you to be considered for priority consideration of aid.

    Use this link to complete your FAFSA: http://fafsa.gov


  • Taylor Boyd - Creating a Merck Scholar Legacy

    December 4, 2015

    OMAD Recruitment Outreach

    Taylor Boyd, University of Washington senior and OMA&D Student Ambassador, joined a prestigious group when she received a United Negro College Fund/Merck Undergraduate Science Research Scholarship for the 2015-16 academic year.

    The honor, which provides up to $25,000 to support tuition and a research-based internship, is awarded to just 15 African American undergraduates from across the nation each year who are interested in pursuing science or engineering.

    Even more impressive is the fact that Boyd is the fifth Husky to receive the scholarship since 2010!

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  • Joshua Dawson - Advocating For Equal Access

    September 15, 2015

    OMAD Recruitment Outreach

    Learn how one of our very own student ambassadors, Joshua Dawson, is paving the way for underrepresented pre-med students by pioneering an online database for pre-med students to connect and network with practicing doctors.

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  • Patricia Loera Named OMA&D Associate Vice President for College Access

    September 9, 2015

    OMAD Recruitment Outreach

    Patricia Loera, a University of Washington alumna and longtime advocate for educational opportunity, will join the UW Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity as associate vice president for college access, effective Sept. 8.

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  • "How one little-known minority group illustrates a looming problem for colleges"

    August 3, 2015

    OMAD Recruitment Outreach

    Read the article here