Office of Planning & Budgeting (OPB)

The University of Washington Office of Planning & Budgeting (OPB) supports the UW community in accomplishing its goals through the planning and allocation of financial and physical resources, and by providing analysis and information services to enhance university decision-making, planning and policy formation. For information about the Capital Budget, please see the Office of the University Architect webpage.

2016 Supplemental Budgets

The 2016 Legislature passed supplemental operating and capital budgets on March 29, 2016. Please see the OPB brief for a detailed analysis of both budgets. 

1st Year Cost of Attendance

Now available: 2015-16 estimated annual cost of attendance for 1st year undergraduates, which includes estimated expenses by campus for:

  • Tuition

  • Student Fees

  • Room and Board

  • Books, personal, and transportation

Please note, after accounting for grant and scholarship aid, UW students often pay far less than the amounts shown.

2016 Legislative Kick-off

To provide critical information to University units and personnel in preparation for the 2016 state legislative session (which begins Monday, Jan 11), the following presentations were given at this year's annual Legislative Kick-off:

UW Fast Facts 2016

The 2016 edition of UW Fast Facts is now available.  You can find it on the OPB website, under the UW Data tab and in the Quicklinks bar on the left, or you can access it directly at UW Fast Facts.