Office of the VP for Student Life

Our units

Office of the Vice President

Dr. Denzil J. Suite
Vice President for Student Life


Campus Life

Lincoln Johnson
Associate Vice President for Student Life

Office of Ceremonies

Produces the Freshman Convocation and the University of Washington Commencement
uw.edu/ceremony

Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life

Serves as the principal contact in coordinating individual Recognition Agreements between the UW and the sororities and fraternities associated with the Panhellenic and Interfraternity Councils.
depts.washington.edu/ofsl

Q Center

Builds and facilitates queer (gay, lesbian, bisexual, two-spirit, trans, intersex, questioning, same-gender-loving, allies) academic and social community through education, advocacy, and support services.
depts.washington.edu/qcenter

Recreational Sports Programs/IMA

Offers exercise, sports, and fitness opportunities to UW students, faculty and staff, at every level of interest and ability.
uw.edu/ima

The HUB

The Student Union Building at the Seattle campus of the UW welcomes more than two million students, faculty, staff, alumni and guests a year. It also hosts events and houses the programs and services of student government, the Student Activities Office, and a wide variety of dining, meeting and conference spaces.
depts.washington.edu/thehub

Student Publications (The Daily)

Provides fiscal and administrative assistance to The Daily, the independent student newspaper for the UW community.
www.dailyuw.com


Safety and wellness resources & services

Ellen B. Taylor
Associate Vice President for Student Life

Career & Internship Center

Provides career, internship and job search services to UW students and alumni; supports the exploration of career and academic options and development of job search skills; and facilitates connections between employers and students that lead to successful and satisfying futures.
careers.uw.edu

Community Standards & Student Conduct

Fosters a developmental approach to student conduct, provides support and guidance to the UW community, and promotes the values and expectations of the UW.
uw.edu/cssc

Counseling Center

Staffed by psychologists and mental health counselors who provide developmentally-based counseling, assessment, and crisis intervention services to currently-enrolled UW students.
uw.edu/counseling

Disability Resources for Students

Strives to support the inclusion of students with disabilities as independent, responsible, and productive members of the campus community.
depts.washington.edu/uwdrs

Health & Wellness

Provides tools and resources to help students access and develop a sense of self; also helps students who may need a higher level of support and more individualized attention.
depts.washington.edu/livewell


Housing & Food Services

Pam Schreiber
Assistant Vice President
Executive Director

Provides safe, sustainable, and convenient on-campus housing options for students in all stages of their Husky Experience. Also offers a variety of dining options, catering, and conference services, and manages the Husky Card.
hfs.washington.edu


Student Life Advancement

Glenna Chang
Director of Advancement

Raises money for student scholarships, programs, and services; stewards gifts and donors; facilitates philanthropy among students. Oversees Parent and Family Programs, helping parents stay connected and engaged with the UW student experience.


UW Police Department

John Vinson
Chief of Police

Actively collaborates with our community to create a safe and secure campus through education, problem solving and enforcement.
police.uw.edu