UW Women's Center


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Women’s rights are human rights.  We envision a society where women and men work together to transform social norms.


The mission of the Women’s Center is to create a more inclusive and compassionate society by promoting gender equity and social justice through educational programs and services that allow all participants to succeed in life.

The Women’s Center at the University of Washington would like to thank everyone who supported our 2017 Gala. 

To learn about our 2017 Women of Courage Gala even, click here. 

News & Upcoming Events

2017 Re-Entry Program Orientation

The Women’s Center’s Re-Entry Program provides resourcesanswers questions, and encourages a smooth transition for students who are returning to a formal academic environment after significant time away. This year’s orientation is being held in mid-September, and will offer multiple opportunities to connect to resources around campus.
Click here for more information and registration details!

Perspectives Highlights “Women’s Center Leads Anti-Human Trafficking Efforts”

A Women’s Center report addresses human trafficking in Washington state.

Read more by clicking here.

GRE Prep Series

Interested or thinking about continuing your education toward graduate school? Sign-up for 4 day prep series classes on August 5, 6, 12, and 13 in Savery Hall Room 131. Register at bpt.me/3021046.

Click here for more information! 

The Daily highlights “the revolutionary work of the UW Women’s Center”

Clàudia Esplugas Masvidal at the Daily  sat down with the executive director of the Women’s Center, Dr. Sutapa Basu, on her insight on the work the Women’s Center has been doing for over 100 years. Read more by clicking here. 

SAT Prep Series – It’s not too late to sign up!

We have two Summer SAT Prep Series! Sign up today!

Series 1. Monday-Wednesday, August 14-16, from 4:30-7:30pmin Savery Hall Room 132.  Registration link: http://bpt.me/2988946

Series 2. Thursdays, August 17, 24 31, from 5:30-8:30pm in Smith Hall Room 115. Registration link: http://bpt.me/2989082

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The  Daily highlights “2017 Women of Courage: Undaunted.”

The Daily writer Clàudia Esplugas Masvida illustrated the success of the Gala as well as the “overwhelming power” attending the event. To read the article  “Women of Courage Undaunted: A gala for nasty women, by nasty women”