Two veterans majoring in art at the UW discuss their military service, their art, and the relationship between the two.
English Professor Shawn Wong leads storytelling workshops for soldiers transitioning to civilian life, through the Red Badge...
For 20 years, UW students have participated in field research on a tropical island that's home to more than a thousand monkeys...
A benefit concert for the Astrobiology Program and Astronomy Department combines original symphonic music with spectacular...
A changing climate presents challenges for ecosystems, industry, and society. Researchers in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington are addressing those challenges...Read more
The UW's Integrated Social Sciences degree program allows students to take courses anywhere--including active-duty military stationed abroad.Read more
Join Professors Julia Phillips Cohen (Vanderbilt), Sarah Abrevaya Stein (UCLA), and Devin Naar (UW) as they shine a light on Sephardic language and culture at... View Event Details
Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
Distinguished alumni: former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice, former Governor Christine Gregoire.
7 MacArthur Fellows
1,115 academic and research faculty. Learn more
14,800 undergraduate pre-majors (as of 2014).
2 National Book Awards for faculty
50+ languages taught. Learn more
More than 6,500 undergraduate courses offered annually. Learn more
UW English department ranked as the 3rd best place in the country to study. Learn more
Distinguished alumni: artist Dale Chihuly, author David Guterson, poet Tess Gallagher.
2,700 graduate students.
280+ performances annually. Learn more