Center for Teaching and Learning

Conference Registration

Online registration for the 2016 TA/RA Conference will be open Monday, June 20 through Monday, August 8.


To get your first choice of workshops and times, please register early.

Step 1: Before you register, you will need to:

  1. Have a UW NetID. See IT Connect: About UW NetIDs.
  2. Have a UW email account.  See IT Connect: Email and Calendaring.
  3. Check to see what, if any, workshops your department recommends or requires you to attend.  Check emails from your department for recommendations.
  4. Review conference information: Conference Program and Workshop Descriptions.
    Note: Workshops offered by UW-IT Learning Technologies and UW Libraries have limited enrollment.
  5. If you are not a native speaker of English and you will be a TA this year, you need to sign up for the International TA Program workshops on Friday, September 16 in the afternoon. See Information for TAs who are Not Native Speakers of English for details.

Step 2: Registering for the conference

NOTE: The registration application has been tested and works with Safari and Chrome.  It does not work with Firefox.

To register for the conference —Register for the TA/RA Conference

If you are interested in registering for academic credit for your participation in the conference, you will need to register through the UW Autumn Quarter time schedule for GRDSCH 615A: TA/RA Preparation.  For more information about the course, see: Registering for Academic Credit for the Conference.

If you have any difficulties registering, please contact taraconf@uw.edu or call 206-543-6588.

Step 3: Check your confirmation email

After you register, you will receive a confirmation email with a list of the workshops you have signed up for.  If you have any questions, please email taraconf@uw.edu.

Step 4: Pick up your packet and schedule at the conference

When you check in at the conference, you will receive a conference packet and a schedule indicating locations for the workshops you are registered for.  Conference packets can be picked up in Kane Hall between 8:15-10:45 a.m. on Monday, September 19.  After that, you can pick up your packet at the Center for Teaching and Learning, Gerberding 100.  TAs attending the International TA Program workshops on Friday, September 16 will get their packets at that time.