The University of Wyoming draws on a rich heritage of education, exploration and enterprise that embodies the spirit of the people of Wyoming. UW Pride celebrates the achievements of the individuals representing the institution including students, faculty, staff, alumni and donors, as well as its unique bond with the people of Wyoming.
Everyone is invited to join in the University of Wyoming tradition celebrating every Friday throughout the year as UW Pride Friday. All are encouraged to wear their brown and gold UW gear to promote pride in the university and celebrate our collective achievements.
In March 2010, Wyoming became the first state to adopt an official state code of ethics. The symbolic measure spells out ten ethics derived from the “Code of the West” outlined in a book by author and retired Wall Street investor James Owen. The University of Wyoming College of Business and the Center for Cowboy Ethics and Leadership have joined forces to offer a leadership curriculum using the Code of the West as the organizing concept.
What are the ten Cowboy Ethics? Learn more!