Congratulations on your new faculty, librarian, or academic staff appointment at the University of Washington!
This portal is designed to offer new employees information about the UW and answer questions commonly asked by incoming employees. Whether you were hired at our Seattle, Tacoma, or Bothell campuses or at one of our world-class hospitals (Harborview or UW Medical Center), you are now a part of a supportive, family friendly, world-class community.
To ensure that important information and materials reach all new employees, we have assembled an online orientation that will provide the tools you need to comfortably settle in to your new environment. Start your orientation here or click on any of the individual links below to find specific information.
- Appointment Confirmation
- About the University of Washington
- Getting Settled
- Parking and Other Transportation Options
- UW Benefits
- Family Friendly Policies
- Safety in the Workplace
- UW Safe Campus
- Emergency Plan Resources
- Additional New Employee Information
We know that your first few days can be a bit overwhelming. If there is anything that we can do to help get you acquainted with your new appointment, do not hesitate to contact your Academic Human Resource specialist for assistance.