College News and Fun Facts: University of Washington

Tree Campus USA. In 2009, the UW became the first college in Washington state to be declared a “Tree Campus USA” by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizing the UW’s dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship.

  • Color: Purple and Gold
  • Mascot: Harry the Husky and Dubs
  • Admit Rate: 15% (Class f 2022). Read more