SPH Facts

Seattle Lake Union

Our vision is a world of healthy people in sustainable communities-locally, nationally, and globally.
UW School of Public Health is accredited by CEPH.

50+ Centers & Institutes

Including AIDS Research, Clean Air Research, Health Promotion Research, I-TECH, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health. See the list of Centers and Institutes.

1,704 Students

1,008 In graduate programs
696 In undergraduate programs
61% Washington state residents
18% Minorities
12% International

244 Core Faculty

211 Adjunct
604 Clinical & Affiliate

10,000+ Alumni

Our graduates work to improve the health and well-being of communities in Washington state and around the world.

95% Job Placement

Percentage of job-seeking SPH graduates employed within one year of graduation, based on a survey of recent alumni.


677 degrees awarded (2018-19) PhD 60, Master's 300, Bachelor's 307
$241 million fiscal year 2019 operating budget, grants & contracts: 77%, tuition & fees: 9%, state funds 12%, gifts & endowments 2%


Be Boundless for Washington, for the World - tagline

Contact Information

University of Washington 
School of Public Health

Hans J. Rosling Center for Population Health
3980 15th Avenue NE, Box 351616
Seattle, WA 98195-7230