We know that beginning college can be simultaneously exciting and stressful, both for students and their families. To make sure that your questions are answered, First Year Programs hosts parent orientations throughout the summer.
Husky Parents 101
At the inaugural Husky Parents 101 event, parents and families gathered to learn, network and discuss ways to help UW undergraduates as they develop their career paths.
Alumni and Parent Reception
Last fall, University of Washington President Michael K. Young travelled to Asia where he hosted UW alumni and parent receptions in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. This visit was a wonderful opportunity for the President and Mrs. Young to get to know our parents in China.
A record 5,300-plus graduates, along with more than 40,000 family members, friends and faculty attended the 139th University of Washington commencement ceremonies in June.
Key dates this month
August 27: Grades available on MyUW (Full, A, & B Term)
August 30: Football vs. Hawaii (Away)
September 1: Labor Day (No classes)
September 5: Sorority recruitment
September 6: Football vs. Eastern Washington (Home)
September 12: Early Fall Start move-out & sorority recruitment ends
September: 13: Football vs. Illinois (Away)
September 18: Residence Hall move-in & Dawg Daze begins
Septembe19: Residence Hall move-in & last day of Early Fall Start
September 20: Football vs. Georgia State (Home)
September 21: Freshman Convocation and President’s Picnic
September 23: Autumn Equinox
September 24: First day of autumn quarter
September 27: Football vs. Stanford (Home)
September 28: Dawg Daze concludes
September 30: Last day to add, drop or withdrawn without fee