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

Below are the steps for getting started!

  1. Schedule an Advising Appointment to develop an academic plan.
    • ​​Make an appointment as soon as you receive an email that your transfer credit evaluation has been completed from the Office of Admissions.
    • Students who are undecided and exploring majors are encouraged to meet with University Academic Advising.
  2. 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

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 

Please contact University Academic Advising at or (253) 692-4857 if you have any questions.

We look forward to meeting you!