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

Breaking the Silence - new speaker series in 2018!

This is an upcoming speaker series on domestic violence and sexual assault hosted by the Women's Center and the Seattle Human Services Department (HSD). It is a four-part event series with the first on gender-based violence in immigrant and refugee communities. First panel is set for January 18th, 2018 from 3:30-5:00PM at UW Seattle.

Event Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/553458561661942/

Event is free but register below!  

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 Jan. 28, Feb. 4, 11, and 18  in Savery Hall Room 130. Classes are on Sundays from 9:00AM - 2:00PM. 

Register at https://www.bpt.com/3164292

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 Winter SAT Prep Series! Sign up today!

Series 1. Thursdays - Jan 11, 18, & 25 from 5:30PM-8:30PM in Savery Hall Room 137.  Registration link: http://www.bpt.com/3175702

Series 2. Thursdays - Feb 8, 15, & 22 from 5:30-8:30PM in Savery Hall Room 137. Registration link: http://www.bpt.com/3175705

Click here for more information!

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"