Office of Global Affairs

Office of Global Affairs

Husky Presidential Ambassadors

Freshman mentorship program will kick off in China

Sharing her passion for global study

OMA&D Rome Program alumna gives back as an adviser

Discovery abroad

Explore our map for UW students' photos and stories

Global Innovation Fund

New funding opportunities for UW faculty and partners from the Office of Global Affairs

Students take leadership in the Arctic

'Future of Ice' initiative engages across disciplines and geographic boundaries

Latest News


  • 2015 Boren Scholar will study in Brazil

    May 8, 2015

    University of Washington sophomore Gennevi Fam Lu is one of only 171 students nationwide to be selected as a 2015 Boren Scholar. A first-generation Seattle native, Lu hopes to work someday as a regional affairs officer. Read more from Undergraduate Academic Affairs...


  • UW's Nepalese students take action after earthquake

    May 4, 2015

    The University of Washington's community of Nepalese students has come together quickly to assist in the wake of Nepal's recent earthquake. They have set up a Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund, which as of midday Thursday had raised more than $11,000. Read more from NewsBeat...


  • Scholarships fuel undergrad's research and study in Asia

    April 24, 2015

    UW senior Benjamin Lee will present his Honors thesis this spring on Taiwanese - South Korean diplomacy. Scholarships, including the Fritz, FLAS, UW Early Identification Program Presidential Scholarship, and Mary Gates Research, have supported his studies on campus and abroad. Read more from Undergraduate Academic Affairs...


  • UW scientists partner with spies to save wildlife

    April 22, 2015

    Conservation biologists from the University of Washington are working together with spy agencies and international partners to save wildlife worldwide. Read more from NBC News...


  • Sharing her passion for global study

    April 21, 2015

    OMA&D adviser and Rome Program alumna Annabel Cholico relives her study abroad experience through the eyes of her students. Her passion for global discovery ignited by the OMA&D Rome Program, alumna Annabel Cholico now inspires UW students to study abroad.Indra Ekmanis   The first time Annabel Cholico, '08, stepped off of a plane, she felt…