April 1, 2024

The University of Washington Student Regent application for the 2024-25 academic year is now open. A description of the role is attached. 3 to 5 students’ names will be forwarded to the WA governor’s office; the Student Regent will receive a tuition waiver for the academic year.

Students of all UW programs and campuses who intend to be enrolled from Fall 2024 to Spring 2025 may apply.

Past Student Regents

  • 2024 – Cunningham: Ph.D., Human-Centered Design and Engineering
  • 2023 – Lee: J.D., School of Law
  • 2022 – Berisha: Biochemistry, Bothell
    2021 – Pogosian: Politics, Philosophy, and Economy, Tacoma
  • 2020 – Saurez: International Studies, Seattle
  • 2019 – Zhou: CSE, Seattle

The chair of the selection committee, ASUW Bothell President Puneet Birk, will host a Zoom Information session on Tuesday, April 2, from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. with Jay Cunningham, our current UW Student Regent! This session will cover the application process, duties for the role, and provide a chance to answer any questions you may have.