University of Washington Policy Directory

Print This Page
*Formerly part of the University Handbook
Washington Administrative Code

Title 478 WAC – University of Washington


Chapter 478–04 WAC: Organization

WAC 478–04–020: Organization — Operation — Information.


(1) Organization. The University of Washington is established in Title 28B RCW as a public institution of higher education. The institution is governed by a ten-member board of regents, appointed by the governor. The board employs a president, who acts as the chief executive officer of the institution. The president establishes the structure of the administration.

(2) Operation. The administrative office of the University of Washington is at the following address:

University of Washington
Office of the President
301 Gerberding Hall
Box 351230
Seattle, WA 98195-1230

(3) Information. Additional and detailed information concerning the educational offerings may be obtained from the catalog, copies of which are available at the following address:

University of Washington
Office of the Registrar
209 Schmitz Hall
Box 355850
Seattle, WA 98195-5850

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.20.130 and 34.05.220. 03-24-046, § 478-04-020, filed 11/26/03, effective 12/27/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.20.130, 42.17.260, 42.17.290, 42.17.300 and chapter 34.05 RCW. 97-14-004, § 478-04-020, filed 6/19/97, effective 7/20/97. Statutory Authority: Chapter 34.05 RCW. 90-15-005, § 478-04-020, filed 7/6/90, effective 8/6/90.]