Brotherhood Initiative

Apply to the Brotherhood Initiative

Spring 2023 Prospective Student Information Sessions

  • MOR Purple and Gold (Tabling Only) – Saturday, April 1, 2023, 8:30am, wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ Intellectual House
  • MOR Purple and Gold (Tabling Only) – Thursday, April 13, 2023, 9:00am, South HUB Ballroom
  • Admitted Student Day (Tabling and Information Session) – Saturday, April 15, 2023
    • Tabling: 10am – 2:30pm – HUB
    • Information Session: 12:00pm – 1:00pm – HUB 332. RSVP as food will be served

“The Brotherhood Initiative means community. It is an organization that offers me a place to identify and debrief the pressures that are placed on men of color in our pursuit for success in higher education and the professional realm.”
–Dalton Owens, BI Graduate

Application Process

The BI welcomes applications from high school seniors who will be incoming first-year UW students in the upcoming fall. Applications are due in mid-May.

Recruitment and applications for the next BI cohort will open in April 2024. Please check back at that time.

To learn more about the BI program components, visit our Program Overview and FAQ pages. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at

Last updated 1/19/2024