• Mad Campus

    Discover artworks in unexpected places on campus through Mad Campus. Learn more.
  • Tahiti Dancers

    A study abroad program in French Polynesia explores colonial policies and daily life. View Story.
  • C21 Len Spain

    Sixty entering freshmen launched their UW careers in Leon, Spain. View Story.
  • Summer Institute

    A summer institute immerses arts, humanities, and social sciences undergrads in research. View Story.
  • Active Learning Biology

    Students actively participate in Biology class, even in the largest lecture courses. View Story.

Welcome

News and Media Coverage

World population to hit 11bn in 2100
The world's population is now odds-on to swell ever-higher for the rest of the century, posing grave challenges for food supplies, healthcare and social cohesion, according to a new UW-led study. Learn more at The Guardian.
Giant cowboy invades UW!
If you happen to see a 28-foot cowboy looming over the campus at the University of Washington, never fear. He's a big softy! The "Lone Stranger" is the largest of 12 works that make up Mad Campus. Learn more at Evening Magazine.

From the Current Issue of Perspectives Newsletter

Mad Campus artwork

Celebrating Art—and the UW Campus
Discover artworks in unexpected spaces on the UW's Seattle campus through Mad Campus, a temporary exhibition. Read Story

Students in Leon

Launching in León
Sixty entering freshmen launched their UW careers in León, Spain through a new study abroad program offered by the College. Read Story

SIAH participant Tahoma Wrubleski, right

A Summer Dive into Research
Students in the Summer Institute for the Arts and Humanities spent nine weeks pursuing independent research. Read Story

Student in Tahiti

Experiencing the Real Tahiti
Undergraduates in an immersive summer program explored the implications of French Polynesia being a French colony. Read Story


EVENTS

FEATURED EVENTS

Seattle Classical Guitar Society International Master Class Series: Roland Dyens

Seattle Classical Guitar Society International Master Class Series: Roland Dyens
Music Hall 213
Sunday, September 28

UW Ethnomusicology: Musical Voices from Myanmar

UW Ethnomusicology: Musical Voices from Myanmar
Brechemin Auditorium
Friday, October 3

Littlefield Organ Series: Halloween Organ Concert

Littlefield Organ Series: Halloween Organ Concert
Walker-Ames Room (Kane 225)
Friday, October 31