GRE Preparation Course

The GRE Test is the most widely used standardized test for applying to graduate school in the United States and around the world. Also called the GRE General Test, it is accepted by many graduate programs at the University of Washington, as well as thousands of other schools. This advanced-level course can help you improve your GRE test results and achieve your best possible score.

In this course, we will explore all three sections of the exam: Analytical Writing, Quantitative Reasoning and Verbal Reasoning. You will learn strategies for approaching the writing tasks and handling various question types.

Who Should Register

The GRE Preparation course is designed for students with an intermediate to advanced level of English proficiency who are planning to take the GRE Test. There are no visa requirements for this course.

Note: Students in the Intensive English Program (IEP) must be enrolled in all Level 4 courses or higher to be eligible for this course.

Program Features

  • Experienced English language instructor
  • Access to the Language Learning Center (computer lab) for practice exercises and tests
  • Individualized feedback on your analytical writing

Quick Facts

Location: UW Seattle campus
Length: 10 weeks (9 weeks in summer)
Hours/Week: 5
Upcoming Sessions: Winter 2020:
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Costs: See Details


We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the GRE Preparation Course.