The West Coast Poverty Center sponsors poverty-related events throughout the academic year, including presentations in our quarterly Seminar Series on Poverty and Policy listed below and periodic research conferences on critical issues, as well as other events. Seminars and conference keynote presentations are open to the public.  Our events page, including the Google calendar listed below, highlights WCPC and non-WCPC poverty-related events on the UW campus.

Upcoming Events:


See the full schedule on our seminar page.

See past seminar information, including video & PPT slides, on our seminar archive page.

To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance at: 206.543.6450/V, 206.543.6452/TTY, 206.685.7264 (FAX), or

Event Calendar:

Click on the event for information about that event.