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Kate Fernandez wants you to see all research happening at the Burke Museum. She’s made it easy to know where to look...
UW senior Racquel West has always loved museums. Now she spends nearly every day in one.
Curators at the Burke Museum are also academic faculty, which translates to unparalleled opportunities for UW...
Andrew Nestingen received Knight First Class of the Order of the Lion of Finland.Read more
Through the Early Buddhist Manuscripts Project, led by UW professor emeritus Richard Salomon, scholars study the oldest known Buddhist texts to understand how Buddhism developed and spread. Read More at Humanities magazine
Developed by Daniel Alexander Jones and starring Jones’s alter ego — legendary singer Jomama Jones — Black Light is a captivating musical journey that fuses... View Event Details
Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
More than 5,840 undergraduate courses offered annually
8 MacArthur Fellows
Distinguished alumni: artist Dale Chihuly, author David Guterson
UW English department ranked as the 3rd best place in the country to study
Distinguished alumni: Governor Jay Inslee, former Governor Christine Gregoire
Distinguished alumna: Nobel Prize-winning scientist Linda Buck
60 languages taught
More than 100 study abroad programs in 36 countries
2,599 graduate students
300+ performances annually Learn more
2 National Book Awards for faculty
1,418 academic and research faculty