About University of Washington Tacoma
The University of Washington Tacoma is one of three campuses of the University of Washington and is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities as a unit of the University. UW Tacoma is located in the City of Tacoma, Washington. UW Tacoma’s identity is defined by its urban-serving mission of access, economic development, use-inspired research, and community partnerships. The University educates diverse learners and transforms communities by expanding the boundaries of knowledge and discovery. The campus has grown into a distinctive academic institution that responds to the needs of the region in exceptional ways.