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Undergraduates — 

Who are you becoming, and what will you stand for?

As academic advisers, we want you to be confident about your choices and plans for the future. As an important element of your UW education, academic advising provides you with unique opportunities for learning, feedback and reflection, encouraging you to find your voice and engage fully with the University. 

Together, we will explore how your unique goals, values, & interests can shape your Husky Experience.

Working with us

We see all undergraduate students. Use our online scheduler to book a 30-minute appointment.

Visit our office on the first floor of Mary Gates Hall for drop-in advising between 9am and 6pm, Monday through Thursday. Fridays we are available from 9am to 4:30pm.

Our website is a rich source of information on many aspects of pursuing an undergraduate degree at the UW.

(206) 543-2550
141 Mary Gates Hall
advice@uw.edu

Our people

What do I talk about with an adviser?

  • explore how socially-relevant questions, problems, and responsibilities relate to your academic career
  • search for a major that is meaningful for you
  • learn about the academic resources available to you
  • work through administrative issues relating to your academic record, including pre-major extensions, course plans and W-course petitions
  • make preparations to enter various professions after you graduate such as health care or the law
  • participate in experiential learning activities including research, internships, scholarships, and other opportunities including the National Student Exchange
  • discuss your experience in adjusting to the UW, problems with a class or a professor, or difficulties outside of the classroom

Academic calendar

Jun 23 Registration Period 2 Autumn
Jun 23 Registration Period 3 - Summer Quarter B Term
Jun 30 Change of Registration $20 Fee Period - Summer Quarter Full Term
Jun 30 Late Add Period - Summer Quarter Full and A Terms
Jul 7 Late Course Drop Period - Summer Quarter Full Term
Jul 7 Late Registration $75 Fee Period - Summer Quarter Full Term
Jul 14 Full Tuition Due if Withdrawing - Summer Quarter Full Term
Jul 14 Late Payment Fee Period - Summer Quarter All Terms
Jul 24 Late Registration $25 Fee Period - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 30 Audit Grade Option Deadline - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 30 Last Day to Add a Course through MyUW - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 31 Change of Registration $20 Fee Period - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 31 Late Course Drop Period - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 31 Late Registration $75 Fee Period - Summer Quarter B Term
Jul 31 Half Tuition Due if Withdrawing - Summer Quarter B Term
Aug 10 S/NS Grade Option Deadline - Summer Quarter Full Term
Aug 13 S/NS Grade Option Deadline - Summer Quarter B Term
Aug 14 Full Tuition Due if Withdrawing - Summer Quarter B Term
Aug 15 Grades Submission Period Starts for Summer B and Full Term
Aug 22 Finals - Summer Quarter Full and B Terms
Aug 22 Last Day of Instruction - Summer Quarter Full and B Terms
Aug 22 Last Day to Withdraw/Drop All Classes - Summer Quarter Full and B Term
Aug 22 Variable Credit Grade Option Deadline - Summer Quarter B Term
Aug 22 Variable Credit Grade Option Deadline - Summer Quarter Full Term
Aug 23 Autumn Break
Aug 26 Grades Due from Faculty - Summer All Terms
Aug 27 First day grades posted to transcript and GPA available on MyUW, Summer
Sep 1 Applications for Freshmen Admission Due for Winter
Sep 1 Applications for Transfer and Postbaccalaureate Student Admission Due for Winter
Sep 1 Labor Day (no classes)