Advising & Orientation (A&O) sessions provide new students their introduction to the UW community. Every A&O session combines academic advising, course registration, and an introduction to campus resources. We offer many of different session types that cater to the wide ranging needs of our student body.
First Year Programs fosters a successful undergraduate student experience through strategic programming that focuses on positive academic transitions and the development of learning communities. Through partnerships with faculty, staff, alumni, and student leaders our programs create the space for students to define how they will engage, learn, and thrive at the University of Washington.