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WELCOME TO UW TACOMA!

Orientation is your first step to a successful transition to the University of Washington Tacoma


Husky Orientation Week

Orientation is your academic and social orientation to the UW Tacoma and helps you transition to life as a new Husky. This is your chance to meet your new classmates, Peer Advisors, learn about UW Tacoma's academic, social and campus expectations, and to have fun!

Husky Orientation Week Registration is now open!


   

Freshmen Students

Tuesday, September 22
Wednesday, September 23

Freshmen students are required to attend an on campus orientation before receiving a Husky ID card.

Please note: It takes 24-48hrs to process your Enrollment Confirmation Fee (ECF). You will not be able to register for an orientation session until your ECF has been received and processed. You will also need your UWNetID to register.


Transfer Students

Monday, September 21
Thursday, September 24
Friday, September 25

An orientation (On campus or online) is required for all Transfer students before receiving your Husky ID card.

Please note: It takes 24-48hrs to process your Enrollment Confirmation Fee (ECF). You will not be able to register for an orientation session until your ECF has been received and processed. You will also need your UWNetID to register.


Running Start Students

If you are a high school student that has earned more than 45 credits through a combination of AP, IB, or Running Start you should register for one of our Freshman Husky Orientation Week sessions.

Please note: It takes 24-48hrs to process your Enrollment Confirmation Fee (ECF). You will not be able to register for an orientation session until your ECF has been received and processed. You will also need your UWNetID to register.


Online Orientation

We recognize that not all new students are able to attend an on campus orientation experience. We've provided an online introduction experience to the UW Tacoma's resources for a successful transition. The Online orientation opens Monday, September 14th, 2015 for Transfer students unable to attend an on campus orientation.


International Students

Are you are an F-1 International Student coming to UW Tacoma? We encourage international students to attend Husky Orientation Week in September. For the international student orientation, which have very specific details, please be sure to stay in contact with the Office of International Student Services by email: uwtiss@uw.edu or by phone: (253) 692-4762.


Winter Quarter Admits

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Washington Tacoma!

Winter Orientation will make your transition to the University of Washington Tacoma easier. The program ensures that you are introduced to your new campus community and resources. Activities include workshops with University representatives and social opportunities. Student leaders and University staff will be there to guide you through the orientation process!

Winter Orientation will be December 15 and 16 , 2015. Check back for more information in November.

We look forward to having you as part of the Husky family!

CONTACT US
1900 Commerce Street
Tacoma, WA 98402
253-692-4421
uwtnsp@uw.edu