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Homecoming’s running start: Dawg Dash!

Bring your friends and family and kick off an extra special UW Homecoming week with the 26th Annual Dawg Dash presented by T-Mobile.

What better way to celebrate the UW’s 150th anniversary than by joining the UW community in raising money for student scholarship programs.

Join the 10K run or 5K walk/run through UW’s picturesque campus. Don’t miss the chance to run the track inside Husky Stadium one last time. There will also be a free Husky Pups Run for kids. Dogs are welcome.

When: Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Husky Stadium
Cost: UWAA members: $25 ($35 on race day)
Students: $20 ($30 on race day)
General: $30 ($40 on race day)


Take the trip you’ve always dreamed of. See the world with fellow Huskies. Friends and family welcome, too!

  • South India, Jan. 11-26, 2012
  • China, Tibet & the Yangtze River, March 21-April 8, 2012 and April 25-May 13, 2012
  • Machu Picchu & Galapagos Islands, Feb. 21-March 6, 2012 and May 15-29, 2012

Find the complete 2012 tour schedule at

In the Northwest

Come back to campus, connect with fellow Huskies and have a blast.

  • Anne Gould Hauberg Artist Images Series, Oct. 6, Odegaard Library
  • College of Engineering Fall Lecture Series
    October-November 2011
    Join us for three fascinating lectures showcasing
    the work of UW engineers and alumni.
    Details at
  • History Lecture Series
    Revenge and Reconciliation in Modern Ireland
    Lectures: Jan. 17: – Maimed at the Start? The Origins of Unrest in Modern Ireland
    Jan. 24: – A Terrible Beauty: Physical Sacrifice and Irish Nationhood
    Jan. 31: – Peace Versus Forgiveness in Northern Ireland Today

See more at

Outside Seattle

Get together with fellow Huskies outside of the Emerald City for some camaraderie and learning.

  • Portland Lunch & Learn - Sept. 14
    Multnomah Athletic Club
  • Dawgs on Wall Street – Oct. 20
    The Racquet & Tennis Club, New York City
  • Football Viewing Parties

    Join fellow Huskies in your area to watch televised games. Current locations include: New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Orange County, Portland, Bay Area, San Diego, Denver, Spokane, Houston, Reno, Dallas/Fort Worth, Las Vegas, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Hawaii, Chicago, San Antonio and Tri-Cities.

Homecoming Events

Each fall, excitement is in the air as students head back to class and alumni return to their alma mater. Don’t miss 2011 Homecoming
celebrations, including these highlights.
For more Homecoming information, visit

  • 26th Annual Dawg Dash – Oct. 23
    Presented by T-Mobile
    Husky Stadium
  • Spencer G. Shaw Lecture Series – Oct. 27
    Kane Hall
  • Class of 1961 Husky Stadium Tour – Oct. 28
    Conibear Shellhouse
  • Class of 1961 Reunion Dinner – Oct. 28
    Washington Commons, UW Tower
  • Homecoming Football Game – Oct. 29
    Huskies vs. Arizona, Husky Stadium
  • Purple & Gold Society Luncheon – Oct. 30
  • Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity’s “The Weekend”
    Celebrate Homecoming with the UW’s Office
    of Minority Affairs & Diversity and other
    campus partners.
  • Multicultural Alumni Partnership Breakfast – Oct. 29
    Haggett Hall
  • Tailgate and Homecoming Game – Oct. 29
    Join the official OMA&D tailgate and
    sit together for the game.

    The Zone, Husky Stadium

Washington Warm Ups

Join the official UW tailgate
party before these Husky
football road games.

  • At Nebraska – Sept. 17
  • At Utah – Oct. 1
  • At Stanford – Oct. 22
  • At USC – Nov. 12
  • At Oregon State – Nov. 19

Register today at

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