Programs & Courses

Prospective Students

Visit our Prospective Students section to learn what degrees are available, how to apply to our programs, and why you should study linguistics at the University of Washington.

Undergraduate Programs

The Undergraduate Programs section includes major and minor degree requirements, honors program information, links to resources for current students, and frequently asked questions.

Graduate Programs

In our Graduate Programs section you can learn about our doctoral program requirements, graduate financial aid and assistantships, and other aspects of graduate study.


Learn about current and upcoming courses, tentative course schedules for future quarters, introductory courses, and electives.

Study Abroad

Our department currently offers a study abroad program in South Africa.  Other opportunities are available  through the UW Study Abroad office.  See Study Abroad for more info.

Summer Courses

Summer is a great time to take courses offered by the Linguistics Department. Learn more about summer course offerings and opportunities at Summer Courses.