Annual Husky 5K

Saturday, June 3, 2023

UW Bothell campus

Husky 5k starts at 9 a.m.

Pups & Cubs 1k starts at 10 a.m.

Register now!

Run with the Pack at the UW Bothell Husky 5k! Walk, run and have fun at this spirited, family and dog-friendly event!

The 18th annual Husky 5k Run/Walk will include a scenic loop around the UW Bothell campus, a race shirt, post-race breakfast and more!

Over the years, sponsors and participants like you have raised more than $225,000 to support UW Bothell student scholarships, awarded by the Alumni Council and their Alumni Endowed Scholarship. Continue the legacy and provide UW Bothell students with critical scholarship assistance.

Race Options

The Husky 5k is great for all ages:

  • 5k Run/Walk at UW Bothell
  • Pups & Cubs 1k

Packet Pick-up:

  • For in-person or virtual participants, packet pickup is offered Friday, June 2, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at UW Bothell or on race day beginning at 8 a.m.



  • $30 – General public (13 years of age and older)
  • $25 – UW Bothell alumni and UWAA members
  • $25 – Age 12 and younger who want to run the full 5k
  • Pups & Cubs 1k – FREE for kids!

Thank you to our sponsors:

University of Washington Alumni Association

Benefiting the UW Bothell Alumni Endowed Scholarship

This fund provides tuition assistance to UW Bothell undergraduate, graduate or certificate students who

  • demonstrate qualities of character and leadership,
  • exhibit a strong commitment to community service, and
  • exhibit a strong commitment to academic achievement.

Learn more about the Alumni Scholarship.

What’s included?

  • Sport-Tek race shirt (while supplies last)
  • Collapsible water bottle
  • Participation medals
  • Race bib with built-in timing
  • Race kick-off with Holly the Husky and Dubs!
  • Photo opportunity with Airy, the 16′ inflatable Husky
  • Face painting
  • Post-race breakfast
  • Prizes and giveaways from our sponsors!
  • Discount to Bothell Block Party (ages 21+)