UW Retirement Association

The University of Washington Retirement Association serves the diverse community of UW retirees and pre-retirees.

News & Events

COVID-19 Lecture Series

UWRA and UW Medicine are proud to host some of UW Medicine’s leading specialists in immunology, geriatric medicine, vaccinology and infectious diseases to answer your questions and look forward to a future after COVID.

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Resources for Retirees

Missed the Resource Fair? Don’t worry! You can explore UW retiree privileges – parking, email, libraries, recreation, and more – in videos and slides from recent presentations. A one-stop reference page for your campus connections.

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Choosing Retirement Housing

Are you considering a move to a retirement community, for yourself or a loved one? This video covers the basics: levels of care, cost considerations, determining the right time to move and more.

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7/7/21 – Read the UW’s latest COVID update and plans for fall.

4/2/21 – The University is in Phase 3 of COVID-19 recovery. What does that mean?

3/23/20 – Please read our message about limited in-office hours for staff

Miss a program? You can find links to slides and videos of past presentations here…

What’s happening in the current legislative session? Read an update from UWRA’s Legislation & Benefits Committee here…

Reading List on Retirement Issues — get the list here



We encourage continued engagement with the UW, foster a purposeful retirement through educational and social programs, and advocate for the interests of our members and constituents. We are committed to promoting the multifaceted aspects of racial, gender, and social justice, a commitment we seek to express in all arenas of the UWRA’s operations, activities, and collaborations. Current and retired UW faculty and staff are invited to support UWRA’s work on behalf of all UW retirees by becoming UWRA members. Visit our Membership page to join or renew, About UWRA for more information about who we are and what we do, and Events or the calendar to learn about our programs.

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