About the University of Washington

Founded in 1861, the University of Washington (UW), is one of the oldest state-supported institutions of higher education on the Pacific coast. The University consistently ranks as a top school in the U.S. and the world.

UW Campuses and Facilities

The UW has campuses in Seattle, Bothell, and Tacoma. Additionally, UW Medicine owns or operates various on and off campus clinics and medical centers.

UW Bothell New Faculty Page
UW Tacoma New Faculty Page (UW NetID required)

Administration

Board of Regents
President
Provost
UW Bothell-Chancellor
UW Tacoma-Chancellor

On Campus Resources

Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) CTL promotes student learning by supporting and strengthening UW teaching.
FIUTS FIUTS is a nonprofit organization based on the UW Seattle campus. The office is focused on promoting international understanding and community.
Husky card services The Husky Card is your official UW ID. Visit one of the 5 Husky Card Account Offices to get yours.
MyUW MyUW is your personal portal to University of Washington information. It is an easy-to-use resource finding tool.
Professional and Organizational Development (POD) POD provides training, coaching, and consulting to hundreds of UW leaders, staff, and faculty each year.
Transportation services For information ranging from parking to subsidized public transportation benefits, visit Transportation Services.
UW Benefits The Benefits Office, a division of UW Campus HR, offers multiple resources to assist with UW employees benefits. The academic personnel in-person benefits orientation is an overview of the benefits associated with your new job.
UW-IT UW-IT, a central business unit, is your source for University-wide technology resources and support.
Visiting Faculty Housing Service This listing service matches new and visiting UW faculty and staff with appropriate rental housing.
Visitor services Here you’ll find important visitor information such as campus maps, university-wide directories, and events calendars.
WholeU The WholeU is your resource for community-building at the University. They offer information about discounts, events, healthy living, and more.

Off Campus Resources

Bothell community resources
Tacoma-Pierce County community resources
Seattle community resources