UW Graduate School

Programming and Events

Core Programs collaborates with university partners to provide professional development events for UW graduate students. We also offer student success programming for first generation and international graduate students. For up-to-date events information, please refer to Core Programs graduate student e-newsletters.

Welcome Events (2019–20) U501 Graduate School Online Orientation
Download Tri-Campus Welcome Events
Note: The Tri-Campus Welcome Events handout is a snapshot of graduate students welcome events at all three UW campuses.
Autumn 2019 First-Generation Graduate Students – Fall Welcome
National First-Gen Celebration Social Hours
International Graduate Students – Building Effective Communication Skills Workshop
International Graduate Students – Fall Welcome Reception
Scholars’ Studio
Winter 2020 – First-Generation Graduate Students – Event TBA
Scholars’ Studio – Theme TBA
Spring 2020 UW Three Minute Thesis 2020
– International Graduate Students – Event TBA
– International Graduate Students – End-of-Year Celebration & Pinning Ceremony
– First-Generation Faculty & Staff Spring Social
– First-Generation Graduate Students – End-of-Year Celebration & Pinning Ceremony
Summer 2020 – First-Generation Faculty & Staff – Digital Storytelling Workshops
Online Graduate Student Research Institute