UW Graduate School

UW Graduate School

UW Graduate Students Win First-Ever Alexa Prize

The team from the UW Department of Electrical Engineering and the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering took home the $500,000 first prize, which will be shared among the students.

U501: Flipping Grad School Orientation

Ready for graduate school? Get ready with U501, our self-guided online orientation.

UW a "Top Producer" of Fulbrights

Six graduate students were awarded Fulbrights for 2017-18. Students will pursue research and teaching in countries such as India, Indonesia, China and Mexico.

Wandering and Wondering

A handful of UW students are selected as Bonderman Fellows every year. For eight months, they get to travel the world for an experience that’s eye-opening, unstructured and transformative.

Core Programs: Reed's Story

Within a month of starting grad school, Reed Garber-Pearson realized that everyone was making friends. But Reed? Not so much. Then, the puppet maker discovered Core Programs. And things started to change.

UW Graduate School News

Three interdisciplinary graduate students named to Husky 100

Congratulations to Kaityln Casimo, Katie Reichard and Judy Twedt — all students in the Graduate School’s interdisciplinary programs — for this impressive recognition of their impact and commitment. Read more >

Suzie Hwang Pun recognized for excellence in graduate student mentoring 

Suzie Hwang Pun, professor of Bioengineering in the College of Engineering and UW Medicine, was recognized with the Marsha L. Landolt Distinguished Graduate Mentor Award for exemplary mentoring of graduate students. Read more >

First-generation grad students face extra challenges

Jaye Sablan, assistant director of Core Programs, was interviewed by the Seattle Times about the challenges first-gen grad students face and how Core aims to foster community to help these students thrive in grad school. Read more >

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