University of Washington - Celebrating 150 Years

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is is one of the oldest public universities on the West Coast. We have 16 colleges and schools and offer 1,800 undergraduate courses each quarter. 

Old brick and new “green” buildings are set among graceful paths and landscaped grounds on the Seattle campus.  

Over the past 150 years, the UW and the people of Washington have created one of the most livable, innovative and vibrant areas in the nation. 

About the Husky Rugby Club

Founded in 1963, UW competes in a league season vs. CWU, EWU, WWU, WSU, Oregon, OSU, Utah, Idaho, Simon Fraser and the University of British Columbia. 

The team has produced numerous All-­League, All-­American and USA National Team players and has won the Northwest Championship in ’96, ’02, ’04 & ’05.

Our alumni have not only gone on to become USA Eagles, they have also become successful engineers, professionals, managers, and CEO’s at Safeco Insurance, Boeing, Microsoft, Amazon.com and other established companies. 

UW Coaching Staff of Former USA Eagles

Brian Schoener, Head Coach
UW Alumni, Retired Super League Player (Old Puget Sound Beach) and Former USA Eagles National 15’s Team Player.

Kevin Swiryn, Backs Coach
Former All-­‐American, Retired Professional Rugby Player and recent USA Eagles National 7’s Captain

Joe Rissone, Forwards Coach
Former USA Eagle and USA Men’s League Player 

Apply to University of Washington!

December 1, 2012 is the deadline for 2013 applicants.  Apply online at http://admit.washington.edu/Admission