May 4, 2020

Lecture library

Video Lectures Morris Dees: Responding to Hate: Voices of Hope and Tolerance After witnessing firsthand the painful consequences of prejudice and racial injustice, Morris Dees co-founded the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) in 1971 — a nonprofit organization specializing in lawsuits involving civil rights violations and racially motivated crimes. In this talk, Dees discusses his…

June 20, 2017

Outdoor music and grub

Throughout the summer, enjoy weekly free concerts at the Hiram M. Chittenden (Ballard) Locks. Or check out the grub at the Seattle Street Food Festival, July 15–16. 

May 18, 2017

U District Street Fair

Check out the best in local arts and crafts, music, and food at the U District Street Fair, Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21.

May 4, 2017

$5 for Baseball or a Musical

GPSS has $5 tickets to see the Seattle Mariners Sunday, May 7 and An American in Paris at Paramount Theatre on Sunday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. Purchase tickets at Lander Desk.

April 21, 2016

School of Music Performances

The UW School of Music offers discounted student tickets to almost all performances, and many performances and events are completely FREE. 

January 12, 2016

Chuck Close Up Close

See the Chuck Close exhibit at Henry Art Gallery for free. Because the Henry is always free for grad students.

December 3, 2015


ArtsUW is comprised of the Seattle campus arts units and offers art exhibits, musical, dance, and theater performances. There are multiple student perks. Enjoy some arts this season!