University Cooperative School

(206) 524-0653

5601 University Way NE

Seattle, WA 98105

How To Apply

Admissions News

We are now accepting applications for the 2023-24 school year! We have limited spaces available for the current school year. To inquire about submitting an application for the current school year, please contact us at 206-524-0653 or For more information about our school, check out our overview video.

Applying for Fall 2023

Thank you for your interest in University Cooperative School! We are excited to meet you and to share our wonderful school with you.

  1. Like many Seattle schools, we use Ravenna for our online application process. Interested families should create an account in Ravenna where you can submit application materials and sign up for admissions events. For Ravenna set up instructions, please click here.
  2. Sign up for our Open House or a school tour in Ravenna.
  3. Complete your application in Ravenna.
  4. Submit Teacher Evaluations and/or Transcripts within Ravenna.
  5. Submit application materials along with the application fee
  6. Please visit our Tuition Assistance page if you are applying for financial aid.

2022-2023 Admissions Calendar

Date Milestone
November – January School Tours (see Ravenna for dates)
December 3, 2022 Open House at 1:00 PM
December 15, 2022 Early Sibling Application Deadline for Current Families
February 1, 2023 Student Application Deadline for New Families (applications accepted on a rolling basis after deadline)
February 2, 2023 Tuition Assistance Application Deadline
February 9, 2023 Sibling Early Admission Decisions Announced
February 16, 2023 Re-enrolling student and Sibling Contracts Due
March 17, 2023 Enrollment Decisions & Tuition Assistance Decisions Released
March 24, 2023 Signed Contract and First Deposit Due


University Cooperative School does not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, age, gender, marital status, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status, in the hiring of staff or in the administration of educational policies and programs, admissions policies, scholarship, and other school-administered programs.