SPH Facts

Seattle Lake Union

Our vision is a world of healthy people in sustainable communities-locally, nationally, and globally. UW School of Public Health is accredited by CEPH.

50+ Centers & Institutes

Including AIDS Research, Clean Air Research, Health Promotion Research, I-TECH, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health. See the list of Centers and Institutes.

1,954 Students

1,088 In graduate programs
866 In undergraduate programs
62% Washington state residents
20% Minorities
13% International

234 Core Faculty

221 Adjunct
629 Clinical & Affiliate

10,000+ Alumni

Our graduates work to improve the health and well-being of communities in Washington state and around the world.

95% Job Placement

Percentage of job-seeking SPH graduates employed within one year of graduation, based on a survey of recent alumni.

 

756 degrees awarded (2021) PhD 36, Master's 285, Bachelor's 435
$241 million fiscal year 2019 operating budget, grants & contracts: 77%, tuition & fees: 9%, state funds 12%, gifts & endowments 2%

 

Celebrating 50 Years