May 15, 2023

UW Year End Celebration for First-Generation Graduate Students
12 pm – 1:15 pm, HUB 145, Seattle campus
This event is free. 

UW Seattle calendar entry:

Hosted by Graduate Student Affairs in The Graduate School, this end of year event is an opportunity for UW *first-generation graduate students to connect with one another, recognize their milestones and achievements, and enjoy food and refreshments! Attendees’ family and friends are welcome, as well as staff and faculty who support first-gen graduate students. 

*A first-generation graduate student is in the first generation of their family to earn a Bachelor’s degree—and currently working towards a graduate degree. 


  • Welcome remarks from Graduate Student Affairs in The Graduate School
  • Networking activities with your peers
  • Take selfies at the selfie booth
  • Have your name entered in a drawing for a chance to win one of 5 Visa gift cards
  • Enjoy free food and refreshments

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