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After living through the devastation of hurricanes in Puerto Rico, grad student Miguel González-Montijo is working on clean energy innovations for the future.

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health care

Raised on a dairy farm in Idaho, Wyatt Bowles is harnessing unique UW programs to learn rural medicine and become a hometown doctor.

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In its inaugural paddle, the UW Shell House Canoe Family joined the annual Tribal Canoe Journey, where tribal and First Nations communities reconnect and celebrate their shared heritage.

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Meet the Husky 100: Remarkable undergraduate and graduate students who are making the most of their time at the UW.

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Top-ranked UW graduate and professional programs

The UW’s graduate and professional degree programs were widely recognized as among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2025 Best Graduate Schools rankings.

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Photographs from Hank Willis Thomas: LOVERULES exhibit at the Henry Art Gallery
On Campus

ArtSci roundup: Summer art exhibitions

Throughout the summer, check out art exhibitions across campus at the Burke Museum, Henry Art Gallery and the Jacob Lawrence Gallery.

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President Ana Mari Cauce stands behind a podium with a purple W during Admitted Student Preview day.

UW President Ana Mari Cauce will step down in June 2025, following a decade of leadership

President Cauce announced that she will step down from her leadership role at the conclusion of her second five-year term — a transition that has been planned for several years with the UW Board of Regents — and return to her faculty position.

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Fast Facts

For Washington

All 39 counties in Washington state are represented by students at the UW.

Honors & Awards

7 uw faculty have won the nobel prize