Parking is included in your registration for Parent Orientation. Instructions on how to access the parking pass on the day of orientation will be mailed to you with your confirmation letter. Parking is provided in the Central Plaza Garage on the day of your reserved Parent Orientation session. Please utilize the following links for information about directions to campus, parking, and public transportation.
Please visit our Hotel Accommodations website for a list of local accommodations in the University District. Unfortunately, parents and family members are not able to stay in an on-campus residence hall during Orientation.
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.