About the UWAA

Contact info & location

Contact the UW Alumni Association

UWAA Lobby Hours

Monday–Thursday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.Friday: Closed* (Staff available remotely)

Please note that during the week of December 25 – 29, our physical office will be closed. Staff will be available remotely from 9:00 a.m.–4 p.m. via phone and email. If you need to make a visit during this week, please email uwalumni@uw.edu to arrange an appointment.

Mailing Address

UW Alumni Association
4333 Brooklyn Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98195-9508


206-543-0540 or 1-800-AUW-ALUM
Fax: 206-685-0611



Location and Directions

Washington Commons, the home of the UW Alumni Association, is located in the UW Tower at 4333 Brooklyn Avenue NE, across the courtyard from the main Tower lobby. The courtyard is located a half block south of 45th Street. Once in the courtyard, you will see the entrance to the Commons on your left, to the right of the big “W” on the south wall.

From the South: Take I-5 North to Exit 169 (NE 45th Street/NE 50th Street). Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Turn right onto NE 45th Street.

From the North: Take I-5 South to Exit 169 (NE 45th Street/NE 50th Street). Follow the exit to NE 45th Street. Turn left onto NE 45th Street.

From the East: Take SR 520 west towards Seattle. After crossing the floating bridge, take the Montlake Boulevard exit. Merge to the left. Cross the Montlake Bridge. Turn left on NE Pacific Street Take a right on 15th Avenue NE. Take a left on NE 43rd Street. Take a right onto Brooklyn.

Parking: Parking is available in the UW parking garage located at 12th Avenue NE and NE 45th Street. Follow the signs to visitor parking on the 1st and 2nd levels. Note your space number and pay at the parking machine on Level 3 near the footbridge to the Tower. Metered street parking is also available.