Runstad Department of Real Estate

Resources

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate prepares students for careers in real estate finance, asset management, brokerage, urban and real estate development, and housing among many other potential professional career paths.

Students are encouraged to complete an internship or gain work experience during their time at UW, particularly during the summer between their junior and senior year. RE 480: Professional Development Seminar is a required course that allows students to refine their professional projects and prepare them to apply for internships and jobs.

The real estate major can be completed in parallel with other degrees, including in the following fields:

  • Architecture
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Community, Environment and Planning
  • Construction Management
  • Geography
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Law, Societies and Justice
  • Sociology

Sign up here if you want to be added to the listserv to receive information about real estate career opportunities. Use your UW email address and confirm your request by accepting the link on the confirmation email.

In addition, feel free to contact the advisors at any point to discuss your professional plans at remajor@uw.edu.

Real Estate Club

The Real Estate Club at the University of Washington provides opportunities for networking, career development, and property tours for students who have an interest in real estate. The club is open to all members of the UW community. For more information, visit the website at http://www.uwreclub.com/ and don’t hesitate to get involved.

Resources

Career Opportunities

The Real Estate Minor will help students understand how their major can be integrated into a variety of career paths available within the real estate profession. It will prepare students for careers in real estate brokerage, finance, asset management, development, and public policy.

The minor is not only suitable for students intending to pursue a dedicated career in real estate, but will also be valuable in cases where real estate complements their major field. For example:

  • Architecture
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Construction Management
  • Geography
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Law, Societies and Justice
  • Sociology

Sign up here if you want to be added to the listserv to receive information about real estate career opportunities. Use your UW email address and confirm your request by accepting the link on the confirmation email.

Real Estate Club

The Real Estate Club at the University of Washington provides opportunities for networking, career development, and property tours for students who have an interest in real estate. The membership is comprised of students across campus including, but not limited to: the College of Built Environments, Foster School of Business, Evans School of Public Affairs, and the School of Law. The club is open to all members of the UW community. For further information visit the website at http://www.uwreclub.com/ .