New Hire Information
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, you are now a part of the University of Washington 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 into 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
- Benefits and Worklife
- Family Friendly Policies
- Workplace Safety at UW
- Community Resources
- Emergency Plan Resources
- Additional New Employee Information
We know that your first days can be 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.