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University of Washington

Educational Resources

Libraries

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 6,546,072 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 55,932 current serial subscriptions.
  • 7,588,453 microforms.
  • 101,682 Audio/Visual items.
  • 51,861 e-books.

Museums & Art

Henry Art Gallery Burke Natural History and Cultural Museum

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.

Campus Resources

  • 5,000 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 5,500 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills

Counseling

minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious

Career

co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 17% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 25% of housing units are Singles.
  • 40% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 7% of housing units are Triples.
  • 5% of housing units are Apartments.
  • 23% of of housing units are some other type.
  • In total, there are 15 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 87% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 100% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is permitted on campus.
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station
  • In total, there are about 370 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Golden Key National Honor Society, Mortarboard, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, Tau Sigma
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Agape Lutheran Student Fellowship, Asian-American Christian Fellowship, Asian Baptist Student, Koinia, Bahali Student Association, Barnabas Project, Bible Talk, BridgeMinistry, Calbary at teh U. Campus Ambassadors, Christian Fellowship, Campus Cruade for Christ, CFC Youth for Christ, Chinese Bible Study, Chinese Christian Crusade, Christ LOVE, Christian Science Organization, Christian Student Association, Covenant House Campus Christian Ministry, Disciples of Christ, Ekklesia Indonesian Campus Ministry, Evangelical Chinese Church, Hillel Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, Huskie for Christ, International Christian Clube, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Jehovah's Witness Jesus Christ is Lord, Jewish Freshman Alliance, Latter-day Saint Student Association, Mahanaim, Muslim Student Association, Mustard Seed Newman, Refromed University Fellowhsip, Rejoyce in Jesus Campus Fellowship, Seventh-day Adventists, Sunni Muslim Student Organization, U Hope University Christian Fellowship, Wesley Club
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Asian-Pacfic American Law Student Association, Black Law Students Assocation, Filipino-American Student Association, Frist Nations, Hui Hoaloha Ulana, Image, Multicultural Organizaiton of Stduents Actively Involved in Change, Tango Heads, Turkish American Student Association, Yan Xin Oi Gong Club
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) academic, social and special interest groups
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) The Daily (daily)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Seattle (10), Seattle (10)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Seattle (5)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Seattle (5)
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • Freshman are discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 28 fraternities
  • 28 fraternity houses
  • 12% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 16 sororities
  • 16 sorority houses
  • 11% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Airforce ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other

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