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Recovering from a stroke is an arduous process, but thanks to four UW students and their project, virtual reality video games could transform the way patients experience therapy.

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Art of Light

With support from a family whose Husky roots go back 100 years, Julia Chamberlain is forging brave new worlds in glass and light.

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With sights set sky high on streamlining coating for the aerospace industry, UW startup PolyDrop developed an additive that’s grabbed the attention of Boeing — and they’re just getting started.

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A Heart for
Health Care

Taylor Boyd, a proud second-generation Husky, is committed to giving back to the community and to providing health services to underserved populations.

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Be Boundless

On Campus

UWAA 125th Anniversary
Alumni Association

UWAA reflects on 125 years of service

What began as a small network of pioneers has grown into a global Husky community who believe in the power of higher education. The Alumni Association wraps its year-long celebration of alumni and the contributions made by generations of diverse individuals in support of the University of Washington.



Best Husky Moments of 2014

With each holiday season, we have a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the events of the past year and their impact on our lives. Some of our students, faculty and staff took the time to share their favorite Husky memories.


Husky Football Apple Cup
Husky Football

Huskies are headed to the Cactus Bowl on Jan. 2

The Washington football team earned a bowl game for a fifth straight season, accepting an invitation to play in the 26th annual TicketCity Cactus Bowl against Oklahoma State. The game will be played at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz.

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Fast Facts

Campus Life

  • 14 Libraries
  • 4Markets
  • 3Food Trucks
  • 16Coffee Shops
  • 11Residence Halls
  • 15Restaurants

Contributions to the UW this year created

  • 41new undergraduate scholarships

  • 57post-baccalaureate fellowships and awards

  • 81funds that directly benefit students