Undergraduate Housing Welcome Guide - Page 3

Contents Learn about your new home Diversity in the halls What to bring and what not to bring................................ 4 Sustainability in the residential communities................. 9 What appliances can I bring?............................................. 4 Get involved in your residential community................. 10 Refrigerators and microwave ovens................................. 4 Apply to work for HFS....................................................... 10 Linen..................................................................................... 4 Move-in video.................................................................... 10 Paying for housing.............................................................. 4 Email communication......................................................... 4 Preventing bedbugs............................................................ 5 Obtain personal property insurance................................ 5 Dining options..................................................................... 5 Husky Card information..................................................... 5 Authorize release of your information............................. 6 Shipping items prior to Move-in....................................... 6 When you arrive Directions to your hall: formal move-in......................... 12 Directions to your hall after 4:30 pm, September 22, 23.............................................................. 13 Early Arrival for fall quarter............................................. 13 Early Fall Start (EFS) Move-in........................................... 14 Residence hall Move-in checklist.................................... 16 Vehicle information placard............................................ 17 Transportation and parking options................................ 6 Your Residential Husky Experience Living with a roommate..................................................... 7 Living in a community........................................................ 7 Welcome to the University of Washington! We’re looking forward to the upcoming academic year and have created this guide to help you make a smooth transition. www.hfs.washington.edu 3