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Welcome to UPrep

a 6-12 private middle and high school in seattle

At University Prep, we celebrate our commitment to inclusion, our legacy of innovation, and our culture of inspiration. We offer an intellectually rich education that fosters deep inquiry and critical thinking and is powered by student engagement. Our students graduate UPrep prepared for college and life. 

Meet a Middle Schooler



2022-2023 Quick Facts

  • 629 total students (267 Middle School, 362 High School)
  • New students came from 48 different schools (56% private and 44% public)
  • 9:1 student-to-teacher ratio
  • 16-18 students per class 
  • 41% of our students identify as people of color
  • One in six students receive tuition assistance through our comprehensive financial aid program


From Our Community

UPrep demonstrates a clear understanding of the developmental, social, and emotional needs of middle schoolers."  –Current UPrep parent
UPrep's Middle School is literally filled with deeply caring, inspired faculty who bring it with all their might every day for our students. Middle School has an opportunity to be an amazing time when you are surrounded by people who see you and care about you. This is a place like that, and we have a lot of fun!"  –Middle School Science Teacher Tom Strouse
UPrep is a nurturing, stimulating, and affirming place filled with kind students, teachers, and staff."  –Current UPrep parent
The word include describes the essence of the community that is UPrep. It is a place where you are known and people are interested in helping you grow. That sense of inclusion makes it a powerful place to be and learn.”  –Director of Middle School Susie Wu

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