University Of Washington
Featured Story Slideshow
Wisdom of a smallpox slayer
William Foege, ’61, was instrumental in wiping smallpox off the face of the Earth. The lessons he learned in that fight can be useful as we face COVID-19.
Is the air getting cleaner during COVID-19?
While stay-at-home orders may have led to a decrease in some pollutants, a new study by UW researchers suggests that fewer cars on the road doesn’t necessarily mean cleaner air.
“Quantum everything” is the focus of QuantumX, a UW initiative to study quantum computing and beyond. UW faculty members are among the experts working with industry partners to shape the coming quantum age.
Anti-racism doesn’t always require immediate action, says Professor Ralina Joseph. Sometimes you can start by listening without judgment.
News & Events
Together we will
Courage. Creativity. Innovation. Respect. These Husky values see us through all kinds of challenges — from facing hard times to righting wrongs and helping to solve problems. Every day, we find tremendous hope in how the UW community pulls together to listen, learn, take action and improve the world.
UW Medical Center’s care again is ranked No. 1 in state
The University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, part of UW Medicine, was named the No. 1 hospital in the state of Washington and in the Seattle metropolitan area by U.S. News & World Report in its annual “Best Hospitals” rankings.