Welcome new Huskies

This month-by-month timeline lets you see at a glance what’s due and what’s coming during the next few months. Print it out for easy reference.

For planning purposes, you may also want to review the academic calendar.


Early March U.S. students: Apply for financial aid if you haven’t done so already.

Freshmen will receive an email invite to join Schools App, a private online community for admitted students.

March 25 Admitted student reception in Palo Alto, CA
March 26 Admitted student reception in San Jose, CA
March 27 Admitted student reception in Walnut Creek, CA


Early April Financial aid notification

Freshman study abroad: travel writing in Rome application opens
International students: Request immigration documents

April 4 Admitted Student Preview for natural sciences, public health, medicine, environmental sciences and built environments (architecture, community, environment and planning)
April  6 Admitted Student Preview for engineering and computer science admits only
April  7 Reception for admitted students in Los Angeles, CA
April  8 Reception for admitted students in Mission Viejo, CA

Admitted Student Preview for business, economics, informatics and construction management

April  10 Reception for admitted students in Spokane, WA

Reception for admitted students in Denver, CO

April 15 Reception for admitted students in San Diego, CA
April 16 Admitted Student Preview for arts, humanities, social sciences, social welfare, education, built environments and informatics


May 1 Deadline to confirm enrollment (online or postmark)
May 2-8 On-campus housing: priority application period


June Summer Adventures with UWild
June 24 UW Summer Quarter begins
June 24-25 First A&O Session
June 25 First-year Interest Groups (FIGs) schedule released


July Summer Adventures with UWild
July 5-27 International Husky Send-offs
July 15 Due date for final transcripts
(Sept. 1 if you are completing coursework in the summer)


August Summer Adventures with UWild
Mid August On-campus housing assignments announced
August 13-14 Last two-day A&O session
August 24 Early Fall Start Move In
August 26-27 Early Fall Start Orientation and Hybrid A&O, Part II, for international freshmen participating in EFS
August 27 Early Fall Start begins


Sep Summer Adventures with UWild
Sep 1 Admissions: Deadline to send final transcripts if you are completing coursework in the summer
Sep 1 Early Fall Start Housing payment due
Sep 6 Autumn tuition statement available on MyUW
Sep 10 First Embark session (international students only)
Sep 10-20 FIUTS International Welcome Weeks
Sep 17, 18 or 19 Hybrid A&O, Part II and Mandatory International Student Orientation Session for international freshmen not participating in Early Fall Start
Sep 19 – 28 Dawg Daze
Sep 18-20 HFS Move-In Days
Sep 22 Convocation
Sep 22 Husky Kick-off
Sep 24 Last Embark session (international students only)
Sep 25 First day of autumn quarter


Oct 11 Deadline to pay autumn quarter’s tuition and housing
Oct 19 Fall Family Football and Tailgate at Homecoming
Oct W Day (date TBD)