Thank you for your interest in Community, Environment, and Planning (CEP)! CEP is an undergraduate major at the University of Washington with a unique structure and learning environment. It is strongly recommended that you review the requirements and familiarize yourself with the program before you apply.

We are now recruiting students for the UW 2019-20 academic year!
The application for the UW and transfer students will open in mid-December 2018.

CEP is a capacity-constrained major that enrolls 40 students each year. Priority applications are will be due at 11:59 p.m. on February 15th. The majority of spaces are filled by the priority admissions applicant pool. We offer rolling admissions wherein students can apply at any point after the February 15th deadline and will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Students who are not admitted in the first round will be deferred to a waitlist.

Please visit our F.A.Q. page, contact, or schedule an advising appointment if you have any questions.

Note to Transfer Applicants

Transfer students who are not yet enrolled at the University of Washington must also submit an application to the University of Washington through the University of Washington Office of Admissions. The application deadline for transfer students to apply to the University of Washington is February 15th. Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at (206) 543-9686 or visit the UW Transfer Students website for more information.

Acceptance to the CEP Program does not guarantee admission to the University of Washington.

Note to All

Community, Environment, and Planning is a welcoming and safe space for undocumented, Muslim, LGBTQ+, and students of color. We will not stand by discrimination or harassment of any kind toward our students.

The University of Washington reaffirms its policy of equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, and religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, disabled veteran, or Vietnam era veteran status. Any discriminatory action can be a cause for disciplinary action. This policy applies to all programs and facilities, including, but not limited to, admissions, educational programs, employment, and patient and hospital services.