Parents & Families

Welcome to the UW Family

Behind every Husky, there’s a pack of loved ones, mentors and supporters who helped them reach this milestone. We’re so glad you’re here!

Your role in your student’s life may be shifting, but it’s just as important as ever. We’re here to provide you with the resources you need to help your Husky make the most of their UW experience. On these pages, you’ll find information on everything from financial aid to campus life to health and safety protocols.

You and your Husky are about to embark on a life-changing journey. Welcome to the UW family!

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Reimagining safety at the UW

Creating learning, working and living environments that enable every UW community member to be successful requires a holistic approach to safety and well-being. President Cauce has asked Sally Clark, director of regional and community relations, to lead a reimagining of how safety and well-being resources are organized and delivered at the UW.

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SafeCampus

Review our back-to-school checklist to help ensure your student stays safe from COVID-19.

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PRESIDENT CAUCE’S ANNUAL ADDRESS

As our University returns to in-person learning and work, President Cauce invites you to her annual address on Tuesday, October 19 from 10-11 a.m. She will share her perspective on the road ahead as we work together to recover from the pandemic and support equity and well-being for our community of faculty, staff and students.

SUPPORT THE HUSKY EXPERIENCE

Your philanthropic support strengthens every student’s UW experience. The UW Parent & Family Fund makes it possible for us to provide critical programs and resources, like the student emergency fund and 24/7 access to mental health counselors.

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