Office of the University Registrar

Reciprocity Exchange Program Questions

The UW Residence Classification Office is NOT involved in any way with these programs.

The University of Washington does not have reciprocity agreements with neighboring states for Undergraduate, Graduate, Dental, Pharmacy, or Law students.

The reciprocity program is available to Medical students as described below:

For more information about these programs, students should consult the following websites:

  • Medical students: Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho (WWAMI)

 

Individual community colleges and four-year universities within the Idaho and Oregon border regions may, at their discretion, offer residency rates to border state students. Please inquire with the school of choice regarding tuition rates as Idaho or Oregon students.

 

There are exchange programs available to students who retain residency in their home state.

For more information about these programs, students should consult the following websites:

  • Undergraduate students: Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) — a program of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)

 

For more information, please reference the Residency FAQs.