Come learn about the latest technological innovations — and have fun exploring Seattle! Science, Technology & Engineering Short-Term English Program (STEP) is for both professionals and students. You can improve your speaking, listening and presentation skills in just three weeks.

What You'll Do

  • Improve your conversation, presentation and listening skills
  • Take two STEM-related field trips in Seattle
  • Practice your English in real-life situations
  • Participate in several optional afternoon activities to experience Seattle culture

English Level

Intermediate to advanced

F-1 Visa Eligible


Format and Schedule 

Classes meet in the mornings, Monday through Friday for three weeks, for a total of 15 hours per week. Two afternoons per week, program staff and UW students lead optional Seattle-area sightseeing activities.

Classes are offered at our downtown Seattle location. This course can also be offered in an online format.