The 80-million-year-old fossil is a partial left femur bone of a theropod dinosaur and is on display at the Burke Museum.
The science of gender identity isn't fully understood, but new research points to a complex set of factors, including...
UW anthropology and global health instructor, David Citrin, offers guidance on how to best help Nepal recover from the...
In May, School of Music faculty and students will perform the music of Harry Partch on unique instruments built by the...
A first-generation Latina student from Yakima, WA, Annabel Cholico, ’08, is an alumna of the Rome Academic Enrichment Program sponsored by the Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity. Read More at washington.edu
A radio documentary, produced by a UW team with Canadian colleagues, focuses on the potential for former prisoners to succeed post-incarceration.Read more
Howard Korder’s Boys' Life is a bitingly funny comedy of manners, which follows three former college buddies as they stumble through their 20s—and their various... View More Events
Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
Distinguished alumni: artist Dale Chihuly, author David Guterson, poet Tess Gallagher.
UW English department ranked as the 3rd best place in the country to study. Learn more
7 MacArthur Fellows
2 National Book Awards for faculty
More than 6,500 undergraduate courses offered annually. Learn more
2,700 graduate students.
50+ languages taught. Learn more
280+ performances annually. Learn more
1,115 academic and research faculty. Learn more
14,800 undergraduate pre-majors (as of 2014).
Distinguished alumni: former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice, former Governor Christine Gregoire.