UW Graduate School

August 11, 2022

Latinx Scholars Graduate School Fellowship

In 2013, a group of engaged, committed UW faculty, civic and business leaders joined together to establish the Latinx Scholars Graduate School Fellowship to provide financial assistance to UW graduate students (master’s and doctoral) who have a demonstrated commitment to Latinx communities. GSEE appreciates the community members that have continued to give to this important…


March 29, 2022

UW Virtual Three Minute Thesis 2022

2022 Competition Winners | Theme | Eligibility Criteria | Proposal Guidelines | Proposal Selection Criteria | Proposal Form | Preliminary Rounds | Past Winners | FAQs | Contact About UW 3MT® is a professional development competition that celebrates the exciting capstone and research experiences of master’s and doctoral students at the University of Washington from…


June 8, 2021

Four UW graduate students receive Fulbright awards for 2021-22

Four UW graduate students received Fulbright Fellowships for the 2021-2022 year, with awards to teach and conduct research in Taiwan, Israel, Portugal and Nepal.  Bringing their expertise in bioengineering, education, immunity and epidemiology, the UW awardees look forward to learning from and working with their new institutions.  During the 2020-2021 academic year, the UW was…


June 4, 2021

First-Generation Graduate Students

A first-gen graduate student is a student who is in the first generation of their family to earn a bachelor’s degree and who is now earning a graduate degree. Graduate Student Affairs (formerly Core Programs) is dedicated to supporting first-generation graduate students with innovative programming that amplifies their diverse voices and builds community at the University of…


February 12, 2021

Distinguished Thesis Award

Call for Nominations The Graduate School is pleased to announce the 2022 Distinguished Master’s Thesis Awards competition in the following categories:    Biological Sciences Humanities and Fine Arts  Social Sciences  Mathematics, Physical Sciences and Engineering  This award recognizes outstanding and exceptional research and writing produced by UW master’s students in any discipline.  Nominations are due to…


August 12, 2019

Transfer Credit

A student working toward the master’s degree may petition the Dean of the Graduate School for permission to transfer to the University of Washington the equivalent of a maximum of 6 quarter credits of graduate level course work taken at another recognized academic institution. These credits may not have been used to satisfy requirements for…


Thesis Programs

The master’s thesis should be evidence of the graduate student’s ability to carry out independent investigation and to present the results in clear and systematic form. The thesis must be submitted to the Graduate School by the end of the quarter in which degree requirements are completed or by the deadline specified in the Graduate…


Non-Thesis Programs

The faculty in some graduate programs have arranged programs of study for the master’s degree that do not require the preparation of a thesis. These non-thesis programs normally include a more comprehensive plan of course work for more extensive examinations than are required in thesis programs, or they may include some approved research activity in…


Master of Arts for Teachers

Master’s degree programs for experienced teachers, which focus upon the fields of knowledge normally taught in the common school and the community college, have been established at the University. These programs provide alternatives to the research-oriented Master of Arts and Master of Science degree programs, which emphasize particular fields of knowledge. Programs leading to the…


Reinstatement

Request Reinstatement | Reinstatement Eligibility | Instructions for Requesting Reinstatement|Information for Graduate Programs A matriculated student previously registered in the Graduate School who has failed to maintain graduate student status (on-leave status or registration) but who wishes to resume studies in their previous graduate program must submit a reinstatement request to the Graduate School. Students…


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