A Global University

November is UW Global Month!

UW Global Month celebrates our University’s global impact and community.

The UW educates more than 50,000 students annually, and the Husky community is connected around the globe. Thanks to our incredible faculty and researchers, we have partnerships and projects in 130+ countries, yielding a world of opportunity for students such as study abroad, research, internships, and classroom experiential learning. During the month of November, we highlight the connections and relationships the UW has all over the world and the impact of our University’s global engagement.

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Highlighted Events

Global Leadership Series:
A Conversation with Ken Sun

Tuesday, Nov 2, 2021, 6 – 7 p.m. | Virtual

Join for a conversation with Ken Sun, General Manager of Microsoft Taiwan. Ken is a University of Washington alum who has extensive experience in the field of cloud and AI, industrial automation, energy management, consumer electronics, and the semi conductor industry.


UW Converge 2021 Events

October – December, 2021 | Virtual

Connect with 4 different international alumni chapters at at UW Converge 2021. Join Indonesia, Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore Huskies and learn how to be an effective leader while driving innovative solutions. It’s a chance to reflect on lessons learned during recent years of upheaval and grow your leadership acumen.


Calendar of global events

Explore UW’s Global Engagement

Global Network

Read and explore how global engagement impacts students, alumni, researchers, and partners through our interactive map.


Global Publications

Over the past 20 years, UW faculty and researchers have co-authored publications with 3,000+ global institutions in 170 countries.


International Students

International students add a diversity of perspectives to the UW community. Learn more about where students come from and what they study.

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Husky Alumni Abroad

The UW has 17,000+ alumni and friends living abroad and 17 international Husky alumni chapters – with many ways to stay engaged.

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