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Journey of the spirit

In its inaugural paddle, the UW Shell House Canoe Family joined the annual Tribal Canoe Journey, where tribal and First Nations communities reconnect and celebrate their shared heritage.

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Meet the Husky 100: Remarkable undergraduate and graduate students who are making the most of their time at the UW.

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In cities around the globe, stormwater runoff leads to water pollution. UW researchers are developing an innovative solution based on recycled coffee grounds.

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After living through the devastation of hurricanes in Puerto Rico, grad student Miguel González-Montijo is working on clean energy innovations for the future.

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News & Events

Exterior of a new facility on the UW Medical Center-Northwest campus
Health and Medicine

New center opens to address behavioral health care needs

Gov. Jay Inslee, UW President Ana Mari Cauce and UW Medicine leaders gathered to celebrate the opening of UW Medicine’s Center for Behavioral Health and Learning. The six-story facility will help address the state’s need for increased patient care and workforce training in behavioral health care.

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Collage of portraits of the 2024 Fulbright Scholars cohort
Honors and Awards

2024 Fulbright Scholars announced

Thirteen UW students and recent alumni were awarded Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships this year, joining about 2,000 students and recent graduates from around the country to study and teach abroad.

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Aerial view of the campus Quad
President's Blog

Resolution to the encampment in the Quad

Through serious and constructive conversations, we have reached a resolution that will see the voluntary departure of the encampment in the Quad, writes UW President Ana Mari Cauce.

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Fast Facts

Undergrad research

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

Did you know?

27% of incoming freshmen are the first in their families to attend college.

Honors & Awards

7 uw faculty have won the nobel prize