(Approved by the chairs of the Use of University Facilities Committees by authority of Executive Order No. 1 and Chapter 478-136 WAC)
The laws of the state of Washington, Chapter 66.28 RCW, prohibit liquor manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, retailers, or agents or campus representatives thereof from conducting promotional activities on college and university campuses and engaging in activities that facilitate or promote the consumption of alcoholic beverages by the students of those colleges and universities. The statute does allow these entities to provide financial assistance to an activity, and the colleges and universities to acknowledge its source, if the assistance, activity and acknowledgment are each approved by the administration of the colleges or universities.
It is the policy of the University of Washington that gifts of funds or services in support of campus activities may be accepted from marketers, distributors or producers of alcoholic beverages under the conditions set forth below.
For detailed information and forms, contact the appropriate campus Committee on the Use of University Facilities:
At the UW Seattle campus, the Office of Special Programs
At the UW Bothell campus, the Office of Administration and Planning
At the UW Tacoma campus, the Office of Finance and Administration
August 8, 2001; November 2, 2006; April 13, 2015.