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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!

ABOUT CHANCELLOR PAGANO

Charting Our Course

What's happening with the Strategic Plan? We're glad you asked. Review 63 initiatives that are moving the plan forward.

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

Photo os Chancellor Pagano talking with students on campus

Paint the Park Purple

Paint the Park Purple

If you bleed purple and gold, you won’t want to miss out on Paint the Park Purple on Friday, August 2, 2019. Cheney Stadium will be transformed with special Husky purple uniforms, t-shirt giveaways, a visit from Hendrix the Husky and more as the Tacoma Rainiers take on the Iowa Cubs!

Family activities including: Photos with Rhubarb and Hendrix and fireworks to end the evening.

2019 Summer Soiree

2019 Summer Soirée

Join UW Tacoma for an evening of live music and great food and help support our students through Emergency Aid on Saturday, July 20, 2019.