To begin your first year at the University of Washington, you will need to attend an Advising & Orientation (A&O) session. A&O is required of all new undergraduate students and it is where you will be introduced to academics, student life, and extracurricular opportunities. 


First-year Networks

Make connections with other students who have similar lived experiences, interests, and aspirations.

Join a First-year Network

Leadership Opportunities

There are a variety of ways that you can develop your leadership skills with FYP. We want you to get involved and leave your mark on your University through involvement with new students!

Student Leadership

Fast Facts

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