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
July 28: End of Ramadan
July 30: Last Day to add, drop, or withdraw in Registration Office w/o fee (B Term)
July 31: Late Registration Fee Begins
August 10: Last Day to change to or from S/NS grading (Full Term)
August 13: Last Day to change to or from S/NS grading (B Term)
August 15: Last Day to withdraw (drop all classes, Full & B Terms)
August 22: Last Day of instruction/finals (Full & B Terms)
August 24: Early Fall Start (EFS) Residence Hall Move-In
August 26: First Day of Early Fall Start (EFS)
August 27: Grades available on MyUW (Full, A, & B Term)
August 30: Football vs. Hawaii (Away)