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Division of Student Affairs



The Orientation staff is pleased to welcome you to the University of Washington Tacoma! Orientation will introduce you to the campus community with the information and tools you need to explore UWT's offerings, access important resources, learn about a wide range of activities and programs, and discover what it means to be a Husky.

We look forward to meeting you soon!

Spring Orientation

Spring Orientation Registration is now closed.

Orientation Schedule:

Time Location
8:00 am

Check-in, Welcome and Overview of the day

Cherry Parkes Lobby (CP)
& William Philip Hall (WPH)
8:40 am

Transition Resources and Campus Tour

William Philip Hall (WPH)
11:15 am

Lunch, Resource Fair and Husky ID cards

William Philip Hall (WPH)
& Mattress Factory (MAT)
12:45 pm


William Philip Hall (WPH)

Spring Quarter students unable to attend the on-campus orientation can take the Online Orientation.

Important next steps:

Note: Information on how to register may be found on the Time Schedule & Course Registration website. A Guided Tour for course registration is also available here.

International Student Orientation

Are you a F-1 International Student coming to UW Tacoma this Winter? Please be sure to stay for the Int'l Student portion of Orientation from 1:00PM to 4:00PM in William Philip Hall on your orientation day. Attendance is required. If you have any questions, please contact International Student Services Office by email: uwtiss@uw.edu or by phone: (253) 692-4762.

Important Contact Information:

New Student Orientation

Academic Advising Center

Enrollment Confirmation Fee


Financial Aid