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TeenTix Perks

Did someone say $5 tickets? If you're a teen, you can sign up for free through TeenTix! This pass entitles you to $5 tickets at 75 partner organizations in and around Seattle.

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Cool Courses

Arts Division faculty offer engaging courses that will spark your creativity and sharpen your critical thinking. Take a look at just a few of the cool courses available, many of which don't require…

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Study the Arts

Practice art in a place where art is practiced.

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Arts Perks and Discounts

From free entrance to the Burke Museum to $10 at Meany Center, there are plenty of art perks on campus.

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Study Abroad

Deepen your understanding of the arts while traveling the world! Learn about opportunities to study someplace new.

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Experience the Arts in the Pacific Northwest

Considered the home of record producer and musician Quincy Jones, singer and songwriter Brandi Carlile, glassblower Dale Chihuly, painter Jacob Lawrence, actor and musician Carrie Brownstein, record…

Arts in the Community

Most Events $10 or less for UW Students

From free gallery and museum entrances to discounted show tickets, a world of events and art perks await UW students.


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May 31, 2023

Jazz Innovations, Part I

Student jazz ensembles pay homage to the icons of jazz and break new ground with original progressive jazz compositions.  Director Bios

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Jazz student pianist (Photo: Steve Korn).

Jun. 1, 2023

Jazz Innovations, Part II

Student jazz ensembles coached by Cuong Vu, Marc Seales, Ted Poor, and Steve Rodby pay homage to the icons of jazz and break new ground with original progressive jazz compositions. Director Bios

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Jun. 2, 2023

2023 MDes Thesis Presentations

We are delighted to invite you to the 2023 Master of Design thesis presentations on June 2, from 9am to 11:30pm, PDT.Six fabulous MDes students have…

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Careers for Arts Grads

Creativity and adaptability are key to creative economies and high-growth industries.

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