Novel coronavirus information


May 14, 2021

Burgers & shots: Madrona Hall vaccine pop-ups May 17 and 18

The UW will hold walk-in vaccination clinics with the Johnson & Johnson one-dose vaccine at Madrona Hall from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, May 17 and Tuesday, May 18.

May 12, 2021

Safe return to campus: Presidential town hall

President Ana Mari Cauce hosted a virtual town hall on May 12 for the UW community of students, families, faculty and staff to discuss the safe return to in-person learning in the fall.

Vaccine appointments for 12- to 15-year-olds now available

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to include adolescents 12 to 15 years of age in the United States. If your child is within this age range, you may now schedule an appointment with UW Medicine in one of two ways. To book…

May 7, 2021

Vaccine appointments at UW Medicine now available (Message to Seattle campus)

This message is being sent to students, faculty, staff and academic personnel on the University of Washington’s Seattle campus, with the exception of UW Medicine clinical personnel and School of Medicine employees who received it previously. Dear UW Employees and Students: We are pleased to inform you that UW Medicine no longer has a waitlist…

May 4, 2021

Thursday vaccine pop-up at Alder Commons

The UW is partnering with the City of Seattle to host a Johnson & Johnson one-dose vaccine pop-up clinic at the Alder Hall Commons this Thursday, May 6, from 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

May 3, 2021

Protecting our community’s health by requiring students to be vaccinated (University-wide message)

In order to protect the health and safety of our students, faculty, academic personnel, staff and broader community, the University of Washington will require all students to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

April 21, 2021

Get vaccinated, get paid and support science by joining a UW vaccine study (Message to students enrolled in Husky Coronavirus Testing)

This message is being sent to students enrolled in the Husky Coronavirus Testing program. Dear Husky Coronavirus Testing Participant, You have an opportunity to contribute to science and get compensated for doing so, all by participating in a clinical trial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine called PreventCOVIDU. We already know the Moderna vaccine is very…

April 15, 2021

Autumn quarter planning and vaccine eligibility updates (Message to Seattle instructors)

We are writing today to share information on the autumn quarter course schedule, teaching resources and vaccinations to help you plan ahead for the return to campus.

April 1, 2021

Spring quarter and commencement (Message to Seattle campus students)

The University is working to expand the number of in-person services and activities this spring, and planning for how we will recognize our graduates.

March 31, 2021

Phase 3 guidance for instructors and student services (Message to instructors and staff)

Last week, we shared details on what Phase 3 means for our University operations and extended telework flexibility to Sept. 10 for those employees who want to continue to work remotely and can do so without impeding operations. We are now able to share guidance on in-person instruction-related activities and student services.

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