Diversity

The Allen School celebrates and values diversity as fundamental to our mission as a public educational institution. We strive to create an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds to enable our students, faculty, and staff to achieve their full potential.

 

Alumni

The Allen School recognized Yaw Anokwa (Ph.D., '12) and Eileen Bjorkman (B.S., '79) with 2018 Alumni Impact Awards in recognition of their contributions to the field of computing and to society.

Welcome to the Allen School

Consistently ranked among the top computer science programs in the nation, the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering educates tomorrow's innovators and engages in research that advances core and emerging areas of the field. We also lead a broad range of multi-disciplinary initiatives that demonstrate the transformative power of computing and are nationally recognized for our success in promoting diversity. We are located in the spectacular Paul G. Allen Center for Computer Science & Engineering at the heart of the University of Washington campus in Seattle — a center of innovation in software, life sciences, global health, aerospace, and many other fields — where Allen School faculty, students, and alumni are making an impact and changing the world.

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Fast Facts

#1 REQUESTED MAJOR
AMONG INCOMING
UW FRESHMEN

1,500 UNDERGRADUATE &
GRADUATE STUDENTS
ENROLLED

$43 MILLION IN RESEARCH
GRANTS & CONTRACTS
IN FY2018

TOP ACADEMIC INSTITUTION
FOR BEST PAPER AWARDS
IN COMPUTER SCIENCE