University of Washington

The University of Washington is a public research university in Seattle, Washington. Founded in 1861, Washington is one of the oldest universities on the West Coast; it was established... Wikipedia

  • Former name:  Territorial University of Washington (1861–1889)
  • Motto:  Lux sit (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  "Let there be light"
  • Type:  Public research university
  • Established:  November 4, 1861
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, URA, APRU, UArctic, Space-grant, Sea-grant
  • Endowment:  $4.88 billion (2021)
  • Budget:  $8.82 billion (FY 2021)
  • President:  Ana Mari Cauce
  • Provost:  Mark Richards
  • Academic staff:  5,803
  • Administrative staff:  16,174
  • Students:  49,025 (2021)
  • Undergraduates:  32,779 (2021)
  • Postgraduates:  16,246 (2021)
  • Campus:  Large City, 807 acres (total)
  • Other campuses:  Bothell, Tacoma
  • Colors:  Purple & Gold
  • Mascot:  Harry the Husky, Dubs II (live Malamute)
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS – Pac-12
  • Website:  washington.edu, uw.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo