Office of the University Registrar

Residency Contact Information

[UPDATE]: From August 18 through September 2, 2016, the Residence Classification Office hours will be Monday – Friday, 10 am to 12 pm, and 1 pm to 4 pm, to facilitate application processing and review during this peak time. Staff will not be available to answer phones, emails, or accept walk-ins outside of these times. Please help us process residency applications in a timely manner by reviewing the residency website for information on residency requirements. If you have questions, please email resquest@uw.edu or contact us during office hours.

Office phone: (206) 543-5932

Office fax: (206) 221-4423

Email: resquest@uw.edu

Best way to contact our office is via email due to limited staff available. Please allow our office approximately 2-5 business days to respond due to high volume of emails received.

Office Hours

Monday through Friday (10 am – 12 pm and 1 pm – 4 pm)

Closed on major holidays

*As of June 13, 2016, Schmitz 264 entry is closed to walk-in students/parents. Students/parents will be re-directed to the self-serve kiosk (located under the digital signage) for direction. It is recommended that before visiting our office, please review the residency information on the webpage and the residency FAQ page. If you still have specific questions, please check in at the kiosk and a staff member will be available to assist you. Or you can email us at resquest@uw.edu.

Submit information:

For UW Seattle/Bothell students:

By Express Mail

University of Washington

Residence Classification Office

264 Schmitz Hall

1410 NE Campus Pkwy

Seattle, WA 98195

By Standard Mail

University of Washington

Residence Classification Office

Box 355850

Seattle, WA 98195-5850

For UW Tacoma students:

University of Washington, Tacoma

Office of Registrar

Mattress Factory 253

Box 358400

Tacoma, WA 98402