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Urban Ecological Design

Our department is committed to leading an interdisciplinary approach to explore, examine and further Urban Ecological Design through our research, teaching and service. Explore our program pillars, research, and community engagement.

Program Pillars

  • Autumn 2023 End-of-Quarter Reviews

    All our welcome to come see student work at our end of quarter reviews in the upcoming weeks!

  • Drawing in Design Lecture: Amitabh Verma Friday 11/17

    Much more than an imitative, representational act, drawing is a versatile, organic skill which encourages creativity and exploration, and also underlies many other modes of visual expression. This pre-workshop lecture will highlight drawing’s identity as a rich, meaningful communication device which provides the foundation for a specialized artistic technique.

  • Lid I-5 North to Host U District Community Vision Workshop

    An aerial view of Interstate 5 between the University District and Wallingford, looking south towards Downtown

    On Thursday, November 9th, the U District Partnership, the Lid I-5 campaign, and the UW Scan Design Master Studio will be hosting a community vision workshop focused on lidding Interstate 5 between NE 45th and NE 50th Streets. People of all walks of life are encouraged to come out and share their ideas for how they would…

  • Master’s of Landscape Architecture Info Session

    For those of you in your senior year and considering graduate school, we have a few Master's of Landscape Architecture Info Sessions this quarter for you to engage with. Join us for an Information Session in November, or December. The Info Sessions include an MLA Program and Admissions Overview, a panel with current students and…

  • Bachelor’s of Landscape Architecture Info Session

    Our only BLA/UED info session for this quarter is scheduled for November 15, which will be in-person in Gould Hall (and if you can't make it, there is a link to a pre-recorded session online - see below). This information session will include a brief overview of the program by the adviser, a current student…

  • Winter Quarter Registration begins Friday 11/3

    Winter Quarter Registration begins Friday 11/3 If you are looking for courses to take for this upcoming quarter, be sure to check out some of the courses offered by our department here. Some of the courses we offer this semester range from Introduction to Landscape Architecture to Human Experiences of Place and many more! For…

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