COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

All UW Professional & Continuing Education students, including fully online students, must provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or submit a request for medical or religious exemption. 

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Meet the Instructors

Stephanie Hirano


Stephanie A. Hirano is an instructor for the Certificate in Paralegal Studies program at the University of Washington Professional & Continuing Education. After 13 years of practicing law, she most recently was a partner in the business group at Perkins Coie, where she excelled at working with clients on extremely complex business transactions, ranging from mergers and acquisitions, public and private financing to SEC reporting issues. She received her B.A. in political science and B.A. in business administration from the University of Washington and her J.D. and MBA from Boston College.

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