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Three cheers for three years

Classes of ’20, ’21 and ’22, you are bold. Brave. Resilient. Now is the time to come together and celebrate your graduation — and all who helped you get there.



Awards of Excellence

Meet the 2022 honorees: inspiring UW faculty, staff, students and alumni whose achievements exemplify the University’s mission.



Discoveries in
dino country

On a pivotal excavation in Montana, UW paleontologists, students and volunteers uncovered clues that shine light on the age of the dinosaurs.

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Planet protectors

How five UW alums’ diverse career paths are
helping improve our environment.

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Be Boundless

News & Events

Mighty are the Women
Husky Athletics

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the passing of Title IX

June 23, 2022 marked the 50th anniversary of the passing of the landmark Title IX legislation, and with it, the announcement that the University of Washington Department of Intercollegiate Athletics will celebrate this historic event throughout the coming 2022-23 academic year.

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Foster School of Business

Foster Insights

We spend half—if not more—of our waking hours at work. So we all have a vested interest in improving the environment in which we spend all those precious hours. The UW Foster School of Business does, too. And this very topic was at the heart of Foster Insights, a special public event that the school presented at Town Hall Seattle in May.

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People wearing face masks walk outdoors on campus

Safely gathering for summer quarter classes and experiences

Summer quarter classes, experiences and services are being offered largely in person as we continue to stay vigilant to the continued presence of COVID-19. The University strongly recommends wearing a high-quality mask, due to higher case rates in the region.

COVID-19 updates

Fast Facts

Undergrad research

8000+ undergraduate students participate in at least one quarter of research.

For Washington

All 39 counties in Washington state are represented by students at the UW.