Rising SEAs is a one-day conference designed to encourage, motivate, and empower Southeast Asian students to pursue higher education, as well as to give them the opportunity to experience the University of Washington. Participants will meet current Southeast Asian and Asian American UW students, interact in workshops, and prepare them to be competitive applicants to UW.

Event Date

Friday, May 15th, 2020

Target Group

Underrepresented Southeast Asian and Asian American high school students.*




Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity
Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment

1410 NE Campus Parkway
Box 355845 Seattle, WA 98195-5845
Phone: (206) 221-6463

Additional Information

Rising SEAs is FREE! Food will be provided throughout the day. The only cost to you will be transportation to and from the University of Washington-Seattle campus.

*Underrepresented Southeast Asian students are defined but not limited to the following ethnic heritages: Khmer, Khmer Loeu, Khmer Krom, Hmong, Mien, Khmu, Lao, Taidam, Tai Lue, Vietnamese, Cham, Montagnards, Karen; this group also includes students from Bhutanese and Burmese heritages.