Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment

Spring Events

The Purple and Gold Experience

Newly admitted students, along with their parents and others within the student’s academic network, are invited to discover all the University of Washington (UW) has to offer through the 2016 Purple & Gold Experience.

2018 Event Details:  View event details »

Rising SEAs

Rising SEAs is a conference hosted by UW Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity’s Recruitment and Outreach Department to encourage and foster the leadership of underrepresented Southeast Asians and other Asian Americans.

2017 Event Date: Rising SEAs conference CANCELED for 2017 View event details »

Polynesian Day

“Poly Day” as it is commonly known, is a celebration of the Polynesian culture hosted by the Polynesian Student Alliance at the University of Washington. This popular event showcases authentic Polynesian and Pacific Islander (P.I.) music, dance and regalia from the islands right at the heart of the UW campus.

Event Date: May 5th, 2017   View event details »

Young, Gifted & Black

YGB utilizes African American history and culture in such a way that motivates and empowers attendees to take control of their future. The purpose of this conference is to promote positive self-esteem, social consciousness, and cultural awareness, while simultaneously emphasizing the importance of higher education.

Event Date: May 13th 2017   View event details »

Adelante Con Educación (ACE)

A.C.E. is geared toward the recruitment and outreach of prospective Chicana/o students applying to the University of Washington. The goal of this conference is not only to promote higher education, but also to provide empowerment and leadership skills catered toward Chicana/o issues and other people of color.

Event Date: 2017 Date TBD View event details »