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You at the University of Washington

 Why Study at the U?: Personal Testimonies from African American Students and Alumni

Dr. Samuel Kelly, Class of 1971: Soldier, Educator, Advocate.

Jeanette James, Doctoral Student: A Leader in the Classroom & Community.  


General Student Resources:

Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity


Diversity at University of Washington

Diversity Calendar

Ethnic Cultural Calendar

Financial Aid for Minority Students (GO-MAP - Graduate Opportunities & Minority Achievement Program)

Honors Program


Minority Alumni Partnership

Office of Financial Aid

Office of Minority Affairs Recruitment and Outreach

Undergraduate Scholarship Office


College or School Diversity Resources:

Business School

College of Engineering

College of Forest Resources

Minority in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences

College of Education - Minority Student Recruitment & Retention

Information School

School of Nursing

The Daniel J. Evans School for Public Affairs

School of Social Work


Student Organizations:

African American Pre-Law Society

African Students Association

Black Student Union

Black Student Commission


National Society of Black Engineers

Associated Black Business Students

Department of Social Work - Bridges of Color

Minority Association of Pre-Health Students

Save Darfur Coalition


Black Greek Letter Organizations:

National Pan-Hellenic Council



Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.



Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.


Student Organizations:

Black Law Students Association

Sister Mentors

Black Graduate Students Association (No UW website)


Academic Departments and Programs:

African American Studies Courses

Center for Multicultural Education

Department of American Ethnic Studies


Other Academic Resources:

African History at the University of Washington Libraries

UW Web Gateways to African American Studies
African Studies

Biology Department

National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE) No local chapter website.

Health and Sciences Minority Students Program (H&S-MSP)

Diversity Minor

McNair Program

Oral Histories Seattle Civil Rights and Labor Project

Seattle Black Panther Party History and Memory Project

Segregated Seattle


In Seattle:

Seattle Association of Black Journalists


Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle

Seattle Urban League Young Professionals

Colors Northwest Magazine

Seattle Office for Civil Rights


Seattle African American Museums:

Black Heritage Society of Washington State

Northwest African American Museum

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