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Distinguished Alumni Award

This award recognizes alumni of the UW Department of Architecture whose career achievements in the profession of architecture, as well as in the broader community, have made a significant contribution to the built environment of the Puget Sound region and beyond. The recipients of this award are individuals who have had a distinguished career as evidenced in the excellence of their built work, the significance of their impact on the community, and the generosity of their commitment to the education of architects.

Previous Awardees:


Lee Copeland
B.Arch 1960
Consulting Principal, Mithun Inc.

Steven Holl
B.Arch 1971
Principal, Steven Holl Architects