Diversity at the UW

Button Pick Up Locations

To promote the National First-Generation College Celebration and demonstrate that many in our community have experienced this pathway in higher education, students, faculty and staff on all three UW campuses who are the first in their families to attend college are invited to wear “Celebrate First-Gen” buttons during the week of November 4.

Starting Monday, October 21, these buttons can be picked up at the following locations:

Bothell Campus

Student Diversity Center
UW1-173
9 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Monday-Friday)


Seattle Campus

Faculty & Staff Pick Up Location:

Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity Administrative Office
Mary Gates Hall, Suite 320
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

Student Pick Up Location:

Center for Undergraduate Advising, Diversity, and Student Success
Mary Gates Hall, Suite 141
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Monday-Friday)


Tacoma Campus

Mattress Factory 213
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Monday-Friday)
Buttons will be distributed during the week of November 4-8. For more information, please contact firstgen@uw.edu or 253-692-4734.