College of Built Environments at the University of Washington.
Welcome to the College of Built Environments (BE), home to the departments of Architecture, Construction Management, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Design & Planning. BE offers a broad range of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs focused on the built environment. BE students, faculty, and staff, are committed to critical academic inquiry and action in the heart of Seattle.
Our diverse curricula emphasize research, community engagement, and interdisciplinary opportunities. Students are continually encouraged to cross academic boundaries, raise questions, and find thoughtful solutions. The College maintains strong connections to professionals throughout Seattle, the Pacific Northwest, and beyond.
We invite you to explore our website as you consider future connections to the College of Built Environments.