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Welcome to the Department of Urban Design and Planning (UDP). Our core mission is to develop a community of inquiry, learning, and practice that helps urban regions to become more livable, just, economically effective, and environmentally sound through a democratic process of urban design and planning.

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 Mountlake Triangle Now Open:

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EXHIBIT: Community, Environment, and Planning Celebrating 21 Years of Innovative Education
October 15 - December 18

Gould Pavilion Gallery Hours:
Monday - Friday, noon - 5 pm
Wednesdays, noon - 7 pm

MUP Autumn 2016 Deadlines:
December 15, 2015- International applicants
January 15, 2016 - U.S. applicants


University of Washington
Department of Urban Design and Planning · 410 Gould Hall · Box 355740 · Seattle, WA 98195-5740 · Phone: (206) 543-4190 · Fax: (206) 685-9597 · email: udp@uw.edu