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Washington Park ArboretumUW Botanic Gardens ranked top in nation

Best Colleges Online cited the many rare plants at the 230-acre arboretum and praised the UW gardens for their teaching, stewardship and research opportunities.

Effective July 1: UWATS codes no longer needed for long distance calls

Reminder: As of July 1, UW-IT will not re-bill for long distance calls to the U.S. and Canada. You will not need to enter a UWATS code for these calls. If you have a fax machine with a UWATS code programmed into it, be sure to change the programming. The UW’s new unified phone rate includes basic telephone service, a handset, voicemail, and unlimited local and U.S./Canada long-distance calling for $8.70 per line per month. See the Phone Rate and Long Distance FAQs.

 spokane-center-designUW Spokane Center opening

Located in the heart of Spokane’s University District, the UW Spokane Center is an information and engagement hub for Spokane-area alumni, students, prospective students, parents and supporters.

Awards of Excellence Medal

2015 Awards of Excellence recognize campus, community contributions

The UW community gathered in Meany Hall to honor this year’s award recipients for achievements in teaching, mentoring, public service and staff support.

UW@Work: June 2015

In its latest issue of UW@Work, an all faculty and staff newsletter, the HR/Payroll Modernization project unveils the first look at Workday, the UW’s new HR and payroll system that will go-live in June 2016. This issue focuses on what’s changing at UW with the new system, discusses the new extended timeline for the project, and introduces key terminology used once Workday goes live.

Husky License plateDare to drive with Husky plates

With $28 from each plate going to support UW students, it’s a great way to give back. In fact, past UW license plate sales already have raised $1.2 million for the UW General Scholarship Fund. Show your Husky pride and download an application. Also, be sure to check out a limited-time special offer!