Student Guide

Student Guide

  • MyPlan Schedule Builder!

    June 3, 2014


    Now you can send your SLNs directly to registration from within MyPlan! Begin by navigating to Schedule Builder through the "Build Your Schedule" tab at the top of your plan page, and then choose "view details" on your desired schedule to start the registration process. Visit to learn more.

  • Register for Commencement

    May 5, 2014


    The 139th Commencement Ceremony for the Seattle Campus will be held Saturday June 14, 2014 at Husky Stadium.  Students wishing to participate in the University Ceremony, as well as individual department/school graduation functions that require apparel or parking passes, must register and order their tickets, apparel and parking passes online, May 7th - May 26th at

  • Course Availability Notification Tool Now Available

    April 23, 2013

    Matt Saavedra

    UWIT and the Office of the University Registrar have released Notify.UW, a course availability notification tool. Sign up to receive texts or emails when courses you are interested in become available or close. Access it via the Time Schedule, MyUW or directly at

  • Opt Out of 1098T Paper Form

    December 4, 2012

    University of Washington

    Tax season is coming! Get ready by updating your account now! Want to save yourself some time and help the UW go green? Simply choose to receive your IRS Form 1098-T electronically instead of waiting to have it printed and delivered in the mail. Log on to your MyUW account and select the Electronic IRS Form 1098-T Consent option. Doing so will allow you and authorized parents or guardians, to access your tax forms from your MyUW account as soon as they are available. It's fast, it's easy, and it's GREEN!

  • Tuition Forfeiture Fees

    December 4, 2012

    University of Washington

    If you plan to make changes to your academic schedule, be aware of potential changes to your tuition bill. Credits dropped after the 7th calendar day of the quarter may incur a tuition forfeiture fee. If possible, make your changes before the deadline to avoid extra charges.


Academics: Advising, Classes and Registration, Grades, Transferring Credit, Majors and Minors, Graduation Requirements, Other Resources

Finances: Tuition and Fees, Financial Aid, Scholarships, Residency, Taxes, Student Employment

Student Life: Housing, Food Service, U-PASS and Commuting, Health Care, Childcare, Student Government, Enrichment, Sports and Leisure

University Policies: Student Conduct Code, Computer Usage, Privacy, Diversity

Of Particular Interest To: Graduate students, international students, students with children, veterans, women, gay/bisexual/lesbian/transgender, student athletes, disabled students, and minority students

Moving On: Career Center, Commencement, Graduation, Official Transcripts

We’re Here To Help: Student Service Offices.

Other resources for students are available from the UW Home Page, including Computing and Networking and Libraries.




Selecting Courses

Registration and Add/Drop

After You Register

Grades and UW Transcripts

Transferring Credit

Majors and Minors

Graduation Requirements

Other Academic Resources


Tuition and Related Fees

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Other Finance Topics

Student Life


Health Care and Counseling

Local, State, and National Government

Student Government

Enrichment, Sports and Leisure

University Policies

Of Particular Interest To…

Moving on

We’re Here To Help

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