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We are excited for you as you enter your first quarter at UW Tacoma! 

Below are steps for getting started!

  1. Schedule an advising appointment to develop an academic plan. Meet with an academic advisor from your intended major before attending New Student Advising & Registration. Students who are undecided and exploring majors are encouraged to meet with University Academic Advising. Have your unofficial transcript available during your appointment. SCHEDULE HERE
  2. Register for New Student Advising & Registration. Choose to attend on one of the scheduled dates. REGISTER HERE. At New Student Advising & Registration, via Zoom, you will:
    • Meet with University Academic Advising and learn how to register for classes
    • Connect with the Pack Advisors who will help you transition to college
    • Hear from faculty who are excited to welcome you to UWT
  3. Do you need to take the Math Placement Test? The Math Placement Test is needed for some majors prior to registration. Click here to see if you need to take the test. If you need to take the test, please do so BEFORE you attend New Student Advising & Registration. SIGN UP HERE

Don't forget to Set Up UW Email. Email is the University's primary way of communicating with you. To protect your privacy, all electronic communication with the University should be sent from your UW email address that ends at 

We look forward to meeting you!