Office of the University Registrar

February 13, 2016

Welcome Helen Garrett to the Office of the Registrar!


Helen Garrett

The Office of the Registrar welcomes Helen Garrett as our new university registrar and chief officer for enrollment information services.

Garrett comes to the UW from Lane Community College in Eugene, Ore., where she led as dean of enrollment management systems. Serving for over 15 years at Lane, Garrett’s progressive responsibilities spanned positions such as executive dean of student affairs, registrar, director of admissions, and bursar. Prior to Lane, Garrett worked as an admissions officer at both public and private universities, including University of Oregon, Whittier College and University of Southern California.

She attained a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s in college and university administration from Michigan State University. She is currently completing her Ed.D. through Oregon State University.

Garrett’s position at the UW will encompass not only leading the Office of the University Registrar, but also working collaboratively with university faculty on academic policy; assisting in the strategic development, implementation and management of information systems to support enrollment management efforts and areas; and ensuring the management, maintenance and integrity of student academic records.