Social Groups

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Being Active

At the University of Washington, there are plenty of opportunities to be active and share your fitness outings, goals and achievements with fellow faculty and staff. The follow are established being active and fitness groups at UW.

Husky Triathlon Club

Serves UW-affiliated multisport athletes of all ages and abilities, enabling them to achieve their athletic goals in a stimulating, supportive and sociable environment. We educate and inform our members, having fun while participating in all the Pacific Northwest has to offer for training and racing, to improve sport for all. Check us out on Facebook.

UW Medicine Cycling Club

A recreational cycling club for cycling enthusiasts of all abilities. Open to all of UW, not just those in the medical field. We have an official Jersey so let us know if you would like to order one. Join our Facebook group for ride info.

Washington Yacht Club

A student-run club open to faculty, staff, and alumni. They offer supervised sailing, lessons, social events but there are quarterly or annual dues. Visit their website for more info.


Engaging Interests

UW Knitting & Crochet Club

Interested in meeting to knit or crochet together, and share tips? Join the club! All faculty, staff and students are welcome. We have weekly meetups on Thursdays during the lunch hour (currently on Zoom) and happy hour once a month in the U-District. We also have group events such as yarn swaps, charity knitting drives, and the Annual Stitch N’ Pitch night at the Mariners. Join our private Facebook group,  Ravelry group, or contact Brooke to join the email listserv and/or get added to the Microsoft Teams group.

UWB Campus Garden Committee

Our goal is to turn unused campus space into a space where everyone can learn, socialize, study, and create a sense of space at University of Washington Bothell. Learn more on our Facebook page.

University of Washington Faculty Auxiliary

For more than 100 years the University of Washington Faculty Auxiliary has enriched the UW community by organizing a variety of social and cultural activities and raising funds for student scholarships. Visit our website, to learn more about our organization, membership, interest groups, and activities.

Life Events and Changes

Campus Business & Professional Women

Advocates respect and support for everyone working in the University community. Focuses on supporting women and life-long education through regular guest speakers and events. Like our Facebook page to learn more.