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View the UW's response to COVID-19. Our services and staff are available remotely and by phone. Because of the on-going situation, Advising & Orientation sessions have moved to a remote platform. For more information, view our Remote Advising & Orientation Updates page. (updated 5/6/2020) 

Orientation

International Dates

All sessions are subject to availability in the reservation system. Regardless of when a student attends A&O they will have access to register for courses that count toward graduation requirements. See below for session descriptions. See below for session descriptions.

Remote A&O sessions are scheduled at specific times with participants logging in to meet in small and large chat groups led by advisers, campus partners, faculty, and OLs.  Read more information about our new remote A&O format. 

Hybrid: International
Part I: Remote
Part II: Remote

June

  1. 15

July

  1. 8
  2. 15
  3. 22
  4. 29

September

  1. 2
  2. 3

Session Descriptions

Hybrid: International

The Hybrid International A&O is intended for international students and contains content-specific information. This session is a two-step process in which students complete Part I remotely on a designated date and attend the Part II remote portion closer to the start of the academic quarter.

Winter, Spring, Summer Admission

One-Day A&O sessions are intended for first-year students who are admitted for winter, spring, & summer quarters.