Why Study Estonian?
Estonian courses are a fun way to satisfy your language requirement, learn more about Estonian heritage, or get acquainted with a non-Indo-European language. Our courses are taught by an exceptional faculty.
How will this impact my career?
In our increasingly global world, proficiency in a foreign language is a big career asset!
What requirements am I filling?
The College of Art and Sciences, the School of Social Work and the College of Education have language requirements beyond the UW admission requirement – studying Estonian through the third quarter fulfills this requirement.
What scholarships are available?
Students of Estonian are eligible to apply for support from departmental scholarhsips.
Can I study abroad?
Yes! We have a variety of programs for students to study abroad in Estonia and throughout Scandinavia and the Baltics.
How does registration work?
The sequence starts in autumn quarter with ESTO 201 and lasts for three quarters.
Want to learn more?
See what our students have to say about studying Estonian at UW!
Fundamentals of oral and written Estonian. First in a sequence of three.