New research from UW Psychology and I-LABS shows children have a strong sense of self from a young age.
A Law, Societies, and Justice professor teaches inmates and undergrads side by side.
The first time she taught a class about immigration, in 1991, she assigned her students to write a fictional story for their...
Why do people give to the College of Arts and Sciences? Three donors share their stories.
Saadia Pekkanen is associate director at the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies and is leading conversations about the frontiers of diplomacy. Read More at UW Today
Tamar Benzikry, UW Class of 2005, returned to campus as the instructor for "Graphic Novels and Jewish Memory." Read more about Benzikry's passion for arts and education. Read More at Stroum Center for Jewish Studies
The Netflix series, "Making a Murderer," started a wide-ranging conversation about the criminal process in the United States. It raises questions about the presumption of... View Event Details
Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
Distinguished alumni: former Seattle Mayor Norm Rice, former Governor Christine Gregoire.
14,800 undergraduate pre-majors (as of 2014).
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.
280+ performances annually. Learn more
1,115 academic and research faculty. Learn more
2,700 graduate students.
More than 6,500 undergraduate courses offered annually. Learn more
2 National Book Awards for faculty
50+ languages taught. Learn more
7 MacArthur Fellows