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 UW faculty for a roundtable discussion on the terrorist attack in Paris left more than 125 innocent civilians dead and nearly 400 with injuries. View Event Details
Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
2 National Book Awards for faculty
7 MacArthur Fellows
14,800 undergraduate pre-majors (as of 2014).
50+ languages taught. Learn more
280+ performances annually. Learn more
2,700 graduate students.
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.
More than 6,500 undergraduate courses offered annually. Learn more
Distinguished alumni: former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice, former Governor Christine Gregoire.
1,115 academic and research faculty. Learn more