Parents & Families

Save the date for Parent & Family Weekend on Oct. 9-11, 2020. Stay tuned for more details.

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Parent & Family Weekend 2019 photos

We enjoyed welcoming and meeting so many UW families on campus. Check out these photos of the weekend fun — you might spot yourself or your Husky! — and please share your photos with us on the UW Parents & Families Facebook page.

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PFW 2019 Survey

We’d love to hear about your PFW adventures with your Husky. What was your favorite part of the weekend? Anything you’d like to see next year? As we begin planning for 2020, we’d appreciate your taking a few minutes to share your thoughts. Your feedback will help us provide a great experience for current and future UW families.

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What is Parent & Family Weekend?

Parent & Family Weekend is your weekend with your #UWFamily! Spend quality time together on campus and discover what the Husky Experience is all about.

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Explore the arts

  • See contemporary work at the Henry Art Gallery.
  • Enjoy “Romeo and Juliet” at the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse.
  • Get a caffeine fix and view student work at the Art Building coffee shop.
  • Cheer on student performers at the PFW Talent Show.
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Get active

  • Take an exclusive tour of Husky Stadium.
  • Find your Zen at an IMA yoga class.
  • Root for the softball team against Arizona State.
  • Experience the legacy of “The Boys in the Boat” on the UW Rowing tour.
  • Rope up at the Crags Climbing Center.
  • Run a 5K with the Husky Running Club.
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Head back to school

  • Learn from world-class faculty at special PFW lectures.
  • Take a class with your Husky on Friday.
  • Join the audience at the Foster Business Case Competition.
  • Expand your horizons at the annual Samuel E. Kelly Distinguished Faculty Lecture.
  • Visit an open house for your student’s department.