Students with declared majors in the College of Arts and Sciences are eligible to apply by November 13.
Biology doctoral student Lyda Harris studies the environmental dangers of microplastics and advocates for reducing...
Linguistics professor Emily Bender explores the challenges involved when computers handle human language, and the...
In "Learning from Failure," a Law, Societies & Justice course, alumni share how they've overcome roadblocks on...
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Fast Facts The UW College of Arts & Sciences
Distinguished alumni: Governor Jay Inslee, former Governor Christine Gregoire
More than 5,840 undergraduate courses offered annually
8 MacArthur Fellows
2,599 graduate students
300+ performances annually Learn more
Distinguished alumni: artist Dale Chihuly, author David Guterson
More than 100 study abroad programs in 36 countries
60 languages taught
2 National Book Awards for faculty
Distinguished alumna: Nobel Prize-winning scientist Linda Buck
1,418 academic and research faculty
UW English department ranked as the 3rd best place in the country to study