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Investing in tomorrow’s leaders

The UW Presidential Scholarship recognizes some incoming undergraduates who already exemplify the Husky values of leadership, empathy and community enrichment.

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New year. New classes. New adventures. As our community kicks off autumn quarter together, cheer on your fellow Huskies and get excited for what’s possible in the year ahead.

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Breaking a cycle of addiction, homelessness and prison, Raymond Haug transformed his life and found a calling in mechanical engineering.

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Honors and Awards

Nominations open for Awards of Excellence

For more than 50 years, the UW Awards of Excellence have celebrated outstanding faculty, staff, students and alumni whose achievements exemplify the University’s mission. Each award recipient will be honored at the annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony in June, 2024. View the complete list of awards.

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UW and the Community

Tribal Canoe Journey brings together tribal and First Nations communities

The new Shell House Canoe Family is made up of UW students, alumni, faculty, staff, elders, and other community members. This summer was its first time participating in the annual Tribal Canoe Journey.

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President Ana Mari Cauce

Attend the Annual President’s Address on Oct. 12

Join President Ana Mari Cauce for her annual address where she will share her vision for how the UW will create the greatest possible impact in the world for the good of students, the public and future generations.

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Fast Facts

Undergrad research

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

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More than 800 student organizations