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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

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

Apr 7 Change of Registration $20 Fee Period - Spring Quarter
Apr 7 Late Add Period - Spring Quarter
Apr 7 Half Tuition Due if Withdrawing - Spring Quarter
Apr 14 Late Course Drop Period - Spring Quarter
Apr 14 Late Registration $75 Fee Period - Spring Quarter
Apr 14 Registration Period 1 Priority - Summer Quarter All Terms
Apr 21 Late Payment Fee Period - Spring Quarter
Apr 29 Applications for WA State Residency Status Due - Spring Quarter
Apr 30 Full Tuition Due if Withdrawing - Spring Quarter
May 6 Applications for Graduation with Senior Priority Status Due for Autumn
May 9 Registration Period 1 Priority Autumn
May 15 Applications for Evening Degree Program Admission Due - Summer Quarter
May 18 S/NS Grade Option Deadline - Spring Quarter
May 22 Registration Period 2
May 26 Grades Submission Period Starts for Spring Quarter
May 26 Memorial Day (no classes)
Jun 1 Applications for Returning Student Admission Due - Summer Quarter
Jun 1 Applications for Summer-Only Online Admission Due
Jun 6 Last Day of Instruction - Spring Quarter
Jun 6 Last Day to Withdraw/Drop All Classes - Spring Quarter
Jun 6 Variable Credit Grade Option Deadline - Spring Quarter
Jun 7 Finals - Spring Quarter
Jun 9 Applications for Tuition Exempt Forms Due - Summer Quarter
Jun 14 Summer Break
Jun 14 Commencement for Seattle Campus
Jun 17 Grades Due from Faculty - Spring Quarter
Jun 18 First day grades posted to transcript and GPA available on MyUW, Spring
Jun 20 Tuition Statement Available on MyUW - Summer Quarter All Terms
Jun 23 Instruction Begins - Summer Quarter Full and A Terms
Jun 23 Late Registration $25 Fee Period - Summer Quarter Full and A Terms