Becoming a Husky is a huge deal. You’ve already accomplished so much to get here; now, we’re committed to helping you create a university experience that lives up to those accomplishments.
Here’s the good news: based on what and when you need it, you get to create and customize your husky experience.
Husky Orientation sessions are designed to help you be successful and are an opportunity to connect with your peers and learn about the many dimensions of student life. You'll be prepared to take on your first quarter and beyond at UW Tacoma! At orientation you will:
Experience the UW Tacoma culture and meet new people
Make personal connections
Identify campus resources to assist health & Wellbeing
Learn where to find things
We also offer a Family Orientation, where family members of new students can learn about the various resources that are available to UW Tacoma students and how to best support their new college student.