Welcome to the UW

Orientation is your first step to success at the University of Washington.

At Advising & Orientation (A&O), you will meet with an academic adviser, register for classes, and learn how to get involved at the UW. The video below will give you an overview of what to expect as you begin your first year at the University of Washington.

Choose from the registration options below based on your student type and first quarter.

Please Note: Immunization records must be received prior to attending your A&O session. Learn more by visiting the Measles Requirement website. It takes 7-14 business days to receive and process all paperwork.