Ongoing Family Engagement

In addition to the Family Orientation resources available, the following opportunities will also allow families to get more information about the Husky experience:

Pre-Recorded Resource Videos 

Several videos have been recorded throughout the year to give you in-depth information about specific topics. 

Family + Student Link:

Access Pre-Recorded Videos



First-year Tips from Harry newsletters are released twice a month, beginning in May to September, and include a collection of announcements and reminders to focus on during that point in time. These newsletters are sent to all supporters of first-year students if your email was recorded during your student's acceptance process. View previously sent newsletters

For newsletter engagement during the academic year, feel free to also subscribe to the Parent Insider E-Newsletter sent through Parent & Family Programs here


Husky Huddle Up Podcasts are available to all first-year students, parents, and family members. Podcasts feature interviews with UW faculty, staff, students, and current families and will be available to tune into at any time. 

There is no registration needed to access podcasts, simply select the link to view podcast options. 

Family + Student Link:
Access Husky Huddle Up Podcasts

Additional Resources 

Stay connected to the University of Washington and Parent & Family Programs throughout the year!