Programs and More

Your impact: a year of athletic and academic success — thanks to you!

Your generosity propels our student-athletes to excellence in sports, in academics and in life.

Whether it’s taking pressure off the cost of tuition, giving them the opportunity to travel abroad or supporting their efforts to make a difference in the community, the benefits of your generosity and commitment to Husky student-athletes are far-reaching and tangible.

Thank you for investing in the lives of future leaders and the legacy of UW Athletics. Your giving in fiscal year 2022 made a BIG impact!

$24.1 million

In annual giving to support UW Athletics, including donations to The Competitive Edge Fund, individual teams and seat-related gifts

$12.8 million

Donated in support of capital projects

19 Teams

Achieved a 3.0 GPA or higher last academic year

1,000 APR

Perfect Academic Progress Rate (APR) score by Softball, Women’s Track and Field and Women’s Cross Country who each ranked first (or tied for first). APR is a term-by-term measure of eligibility and retention
for Division 1 student-athletes. Football remained atop the Pac-12 Conference in their sport with a 993.

247 Huskies

Named to the Pac-12 Honor Roll

Team accomplishments for 2021-2022 academic year:

Men’s Golf – PAC-12 Champions
Men’s Soccer – Runner-up in National Championship
Men’s Rowing – 2nd overall in PAC-12 Championship; UW M4 won Visitors’ Challenge Cup
Men’s Track & Field – Runner-up PAC-12 Championships
Men’s Tennis – Runner-up PAC-12 Championships
Cross Country – Runner-up NCAA West Regional Championships
Gymnastics – 3rd NCAA Regional Session I
Women’s Rowing – Runner-up PAC-12 Championship; 4th overall NCAA Championship
Volleyball – Sweet 16 (nine times in 10 years)
Softball – Runner-up PAC-12


Programs and More

Support the world-changing potential of today’s Washington women

Title IX opened the door to equity for women in athletics, education and life. Decade by decade, championship after championship, win or lose, the UW’s female student-athletes have made us proud. Now, as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of this...

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A big heart reaps big rewards

Faced with his grandfather’s ALS diagnosis, UW Men’s Soccer midfielder Lucas Meek finds resilience and a way to make a difference in his honor. Lucas Meek’s world turned upside down in 2020 when he discovered his grandfather was diagnosed with...

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A strong community nurtures confident leaders

Alliance grows with authenticity, impact and Black joy at the forefront While she doesn’t think of herself as a natural born leader, Sophie Summers displays the type of self-awareness, authenticity and values that only the best leaders possess. As a...

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Donors and Difference-Makers

The benevolence of a loyal Husky family lives on in...

George and Marlene Zoffel spurred on future generations of energized donors and supporters. This charming love story began when George Zoffel and Marlene Jackson became high school sweethearts at West Seattle High School in the 1950s. From there they both...

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Programs and More

Travel abroad makes a big impression

Donor gifts fund study-abroad program, inspiring student-athletes like Football’s Rome Odunze. It’s becoming a familiar sight: Rome Odunze catching touchdown passes in spectacular ways on the Football field. But when he “opened his heart” to the unfamiliar, he found new...

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An unforgettable Husky experience

Husky Football alum and Big W Club member Kai Bynum recalls the positive influence the UW had on his life. Growing up in Olympia, Washington, Kai Bynum always had an affinity for the University of Washington and knew it was...

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Coaches and Staff

Head coaches impress as best in their field

Your support helps us hire the nation’s best coaches. Meet our newest Huskies who are ready to lead Baseball and Men’s Tennis to the top. Jason Kelly Baseball Head Coach Jason Kelly has built his career around the development of...

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Donors and Difference-Makers

Thank you to our generous 2021-22 donors and volunteers!

We are grateful to each and every Husky fan who donates to support the education and future of Husky student-athletes. Those who make the most generous gifts earn special recognition and benefits. Thank you Tyee Club Champions Circle members This...

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Athletic Director's Letter

Our dedicated donors are uniquely Washington

You are extraordinary. As a donor who champions Husky student-athletes — in good times and hard times, in the ever-evolving world of intercollegiate athletics — you understand the crucial role you play in the lifelong development of these extraordinary young...

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