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Chancellor Mark A. Pagano

The University of Washington Tacoma is one of the premier urban-serving universities and one of the fastest-growing public, master's-granting institutions in the nation. We are one of three UW campuses, and are proud to provide access to an excellent UW experience for citizens of the South Sound and beyond.

Whether you are the first in your family to attend college or following a family tradition of higher education, I welcome you to the Tacoma Husky family!


Photo os Chancellor Pagano talking with students on campus

Charting Our Course

As we enter Year 2 of Charting Our Course, the Strategic Initiative Fund has provided resources for 10 projects.


Our Values: Access, Excellence, Diversity, Community, Innovation

Distinguished Teaching, Research & Community Engagement Awards

Congratulations to Danica Miller, Eric Madfis and Lauren Wugalter, the recipients of this year's Distinguished Teaching, Research and Community Engagement Awards, respectively.

Chancellor's Town Hall

The last Chancellor's Town Hall (April 30) is now available to watch online. Thank you to everyone who supported the Pantry by bringing a donation.

News Articles

The Geoduck Diver

UW Tacoma Becker Lab research tech Hozoji Matheson-Margullis
April 19, 2018
Puyallup Tribe member Hozoji Matheson-Margullis is making her mark as a research tech in UW Tacoma's Becker Lab, and as an emerging marine scientist.
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