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Orientation

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. 

Orientation

New Husky Experiences

Attend events to deepen your engagement with the UW community. Join us for a Husky Hangout - come to campus (or engage virtually) this summer and connect with current students and campus offices. Earn a chance to win a University Bookstore Textbook Allocation of $100.

New Husky Experiences

Dawg Daze

Join in on the fun at one of the nation's largest welcome weeks! Connect, explore, and get involved. Event submissions are now open for campus partners and student organizations to host an event.

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Fast Facts

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