Office of the Ombud

The University of Washington Ombud

ROOM CHANGE: As of 8/19, the Office will be moving from CAR 219 to WCG 405

Ombud Office Staff will be at UW-Tacoma every Tuesday. 

Welcome to the Office of the Ombud. We serve the entire University of Washington community by providing a collaborative and confidential environment to discuss your situation, consider options, and develop a plan for the future. We are available to meet with you at any of the three campuses, Harborview, or the UW Medical Center.

To make an appointment with the Ombud to discuss your situation and begin developing options for resolution, please contact us at 206-543-6028.

We just completed our 2013 Annual Report, which provides an engaging look at our work. Click here to access the online report.

We are hiring an Assistant to the Ombud in our office. You may view the position annoucement here.


Who the Ombud serves

The Ombud Office serves students, faculty, staff, alumni, visitors, or anyone else who has contact with the University of Washington. Read more about Common Concerns...

Our practice guidelines

We are an independent and impartial resource. Read more about What the Ombud Does...

For more information

Please visit our Seattle and Bothell websites.

UW Tacoma

Phone number: 
WCG 405
Tacoma, WA 98402
Tuesdays, weekly

UW Seattle

Phone number: 
339 HUB
Box 352238
Seattle, WA 98195