First Year Programs empowers entering students to become engaged and confident learners by facilitating supportive communities and creating educational experiences. This program assists new freshmen, transfer students, and families as they establish and enrich their relationship with the UW community throughout their first year of enrollment. Activities of First Year Programs include quarterly advising and orientation sessions, Dawg Daze, Freshman Interest Groups (FIGS), and Transfer Student Interest Groups (TRIGS).
Events & Announcements
8/20/14 | 9 a.m.–noon
Mary Gates Hall Commons
8/22/14 | 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Allen Library Auditorium
9/18-28/14 | Times vary
Locations vary. Check the schedule.
9/21/14 | 10:30 a.m., doors open at 9:30 a.m.
Alaska Airlines Arena Hec Edmunsdon Pavilion
Work with UAA
First Year Programs: Associate Director
Posted 7/17/14 | Open Until Filled
Honors Program: Front Desk Counseling Services Coordinator
Posted 7/25/14 | Open Until Filled
UAA Advising: Undergraduate Academic Advising Director
Posted 7/30/14 | Open Until Filled
Did you know? The UW was recently named a 2014 ‘Best College to Work For’ by the Chronicle of Higher Education.