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Campus Communications

January 10, 2023

Ordering options for textbooks and course materials

Andy Harris, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Mentha Hynes-Wilson, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

After the University Book Store in Tacoma closes on Jan. 13, students can have textbooks and course materials shipped via UPS Ground free through March 10.

December 16, 2022

University Book Store to close January 13

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor

Because of changes in the retail market and student needs, the University Book Store has made the difficult decision to close its Tacoma location on Pacific Avenue effective Jan. 13, 2023.

December 15, 2022

Winter Break Reminders

As you prepare for Winter Break — when many of us will be taking time off or working remotely – here are some good reminders.

November 30, 2022

Preparing for winter weather

Division of Finance & Administration

Learn about what happens when wintry weather requires a modification or suspension of UW Tacoma operations, and how you can get more information.

October 3, 2022

UW Tacoma telework guidance - clarifying expectations

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor

We understand there may still be some confusion related to current telework expectations. Hopefully the following will help provide further clarification.

September 28, 2022

Working together, we are going to have a great year

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor

I am so proud of the work UW Tacoma is doing to be an engine of social and economic mobility for our students.

September 20, 2022

Expectations for autumn quarter instruction

Dr. Andrew T. Harris, EVCAA

As we begin the 2022-23 academic year, here are some important points about COVID-19 regulations, instructional modality, teleworking and masking to keep in mind.

August 24, 2022

Returning to campus for autumn quarter

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor

After more than two years of operating in "crisis mode," it is time for us to begin a new normal of campus operations.

July 7, 2022

2022-23 budget deficit requires continued expense reduction

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor

Deep and lasting impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic have exacerbated an underlying gap between UW Tacoma revenues and expenses but, with diligent work, we can come out stronger and better able to serve our students and community.

June 29, 2022

Altaf Merchant to continue as Dean of Milgard School

Sheila Edwards Lange, Ph.D., Chancellor, Ali Modarres, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

We are pleased to inform you that Dr. Altaf Merchant has decided to continue in his position as the Gary E. and James A. Milgard Endowed Dean of the Milgard School of Business.