UW Links & Information
Disability Services Office (DSO)
Disability Resources for Students (DSR)
The University of Washington provides equal opportunity in education without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran in accordance with University of Washington policy and applicable federal and state statutes and regulations.
Enrolled students with children under the age of twelve who need childcare may be eligible for childcare assistance offered through the University’s Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs. This program will help pay the costs at any state licensed or certified facility in the Seattle area. To apply, please submit the Childcare Request Form to the Childcare Assistance Program for Students. For more information, please contact the Childcare Assistance Program For Students at 206–543–1041. Website: http://www.washington.edu/students/osfa/currentug/child.care.html
Special bicycle lanes and paths extend in several directions from campus. Buses connect the campus with many locations within, and beyond, the city.
Beginning fall quarter 2011, U-PASS powered by ORCA became a universal program for all eligible students on the Seattle campus. All students who pay the Service & Activities Fee (SAF) are U-PASS members and are required to pay the U-PASS fee. Students not eligible for Universal U-PASS can purchase U-PASS membership.
UW Transportation Website: http://www.washington.edu/facilities/transportation
U-PASS Website: https://www.washington.edu/facilities/transportation/commuterservices/u-pass
Student U-PASS Website: http://www.washington.edu/facilities/transportation/commuterservices/u-pass/student
The University provides outpatient health and medical care for students through the Hall Health Primary Care Center. Located on campus, the center is staffed by physicians and nurse practitioners. Please call 206–685–1011 for additional information. Health insurance is available for registered students through the University of Washington, and is highly recommended. Contact their office at 206–543–6202 for additional information.
Hall Health Website: http://www.hallhealthcenter.com/
UW Health Insurance Website: http://depts.washington.edu/ovpsl/insurance/index.shtml
Health Sciences Library
The Health Sciences Library offers study and computing space, a collection of over 400,000 books and access to more than 9000 electronic journals in support of research, clinical and learning needs. Two librarians are assigned as liaisons to the School of Pharmacy to assist with information management needs.
UW Office of the Registrar
264 Schmitz Hall, Box 355850
Seattle, WA 98195–5850
Federal Financial Aid
School of Pharmacy Financial Aid
The School of Pharmacy also offers a limited number of scholarships and grants. These funds are awarded each year on the basis of demonstrated need, scholastic achievement, professional motivation and leadership potential. Prospective applicants should contact the Office of Academic & Student Programs for additional information.
For additional information on the University of Washington, you may visit the UW website at www.washington.edu. To order a general catalog, please contact the University Book Store at 206–634–3400. Website:www.bookstore.washington.edu
“Your Safety...Your Health - A Student Guide to Campus Safety & Substance Awareness”, a brochure published by the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, provides important information on campus safety and policies on controlled substances. A copy may be obtained by contacting the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs at (206) 543–4972. To request a paper copy, email the Office of Admissions.