Trademarks & Licensing

There is something distinctively different about the University of Washington. Since 1861, the unique culture, academic achievement and championship athletic performance have earned respect worldwide. The University’s marks and the reputation they represent are important assets. UW Trademarks & Licensing is charged with the responsibility of promoting and protecting the use of UW-licensed marks.

Whether you are a vendor eager to produce products featuring UW marks, a retailer catering to the legions of Husky fans, or a campus department or student organization needing some University of Washington merchandise, this website is for you. We hope you will find it useful and easy to use. Your interest and comments are welcome.

Real Dawgs Read  RDR_readingJournal_2017

If you are an educator or teacher and would like to participate in the 2018 Real Dawgs Read program, please email your contact information to If you are a parent or K-8 student, return to our site after June 1, 2018 to download a reading journal.