New UW Law Group to Study Marijuana Regulation for State of Washington

The Cannabis Law and Policy Project will spend the 2015-16 academic year studying existing and emerging markets for marijuana.

UW Climbs to No. 11 in U.S. News Global University Rankings

The University of Washington moved up three spots to No. 11 overall in the second edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Global University Rankings. The UW is also the third-ranked public university on the global list.

A Promise to the Public: UW Law Student Raz Barnea

Second-year law student Raz Barnea has always believed in paying it forward, playing his part in public service through a two-year Peace Corps post in Jamaica.

UW Law Leads Washington Bar Exam Passage Rates

The University of Washington School of Law led Washington law schools in its July Washington Bar Exam passage rate, with 90.5% of its first-time test takers passing. The overall passage rate for Washington state was 81.6%.

2015 Celebration of Distinction Honors Accomplished Alumni

This year’s Celebration of Distinction award recipients include internationally-admired leaders in technology, public service and legal practice.

UW Named World’s Most Innovative Public University, Fourth Overall

The University of Washington is the most innovative public university in the world, according to a new ranking by Reuters. The UW is ranked fourth overall, behind only Stanford, MIT and Harvard.