|Location:||UW Seattle campus|
|Upcoming Sessions:||Winter 2019:
|Application Deadline:||Open until filled|
Academic Skills Short Term English Program (STEP) is a three-week program designed to expose you to college-level study skills and practices. Academic Skills is offered during Session 4 of STEP.
In the Academic Skills classroom, you will practice English and learn about American academic expectations as you prepare for the challenges of your university program.
Enroll in this program and you will:
*Recent STEP sessions have included students from Austria, Brazil, Burma, Canada, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and the Ukraine.
Outside of class, you will have the opportunity explore the campus area on field trips with your classmates and other UW students.
Students joining Academic Skills are expected to have a higher-than-average English language skill level. To view the specific minimum test scores required, see the Academic Skills How to Register page. Students who do not have high enough test scores or proof of equivalency should register for the Short Term English Programs STEP.
STEP students are not eligible for an F-1 student visa.