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Resident students sitting outside the Housing & Food Services offices

We are here to foster holistic learning. This is our passion. Everything we do is about creating opportunities for our students to grow in all aspects of their lives.


Journey Through Food: Celebration of Black History Month 

Campus Executive Chef Tracey MacRae and UW Dining staff offer delicous African-originated cuisine with menus changing weekly. 


Getting Certified the Starbucks Way


One requirement of operating Licensed Stores is that baristas in a leadership role—in HFS' case Barista Leads, Student Coordinators and Managers—complete Licensed Store Leader Training.

Children Learn Coding in Family Housing


Kids living in Family Housing had the opportunity to see what the coding world is all about. 

Rick’s Café: The (Ice Cream) Tradition Continues


Operated by student volunteers, the nighttime ice cream shop may offer the best deal around: two scoops on cone or in cup for a dollar.

The Package Solution: Self-Serve Locker System Comes to North Campus


A new way of delivering packages to residence hall students is getting rave reviews.

HFS Wins Award for Website


Our streamlined and more user friendly website can now be called award winning after ACUHO-I recognition.

Housing and Food Services at Work

Residents during group meeting

HFS Resource Guide

This report contains HFS facts and figures relevant to the 2018–19 academic year.

Architectural rendering of North Campus residence hall

Housing Master Plan

West Campus work is completed. Work on the first phase of the North Campus redevelopment is complete and the planning for phase two has begun.

View of UW campus

Race and Equity Initiative

In April 2015, then-Interim President Ana Mari Cauce held a dialogue with students about equity, racism and difference. We continue this discussion inside and outside HFS with our staff, students and partners.

Students talking to each other in residence hall

Who We Are

A short collection of stories and facts about the impact HFS has on students' lives and their residential Husky Experience.

Pam Schreiber speaks at HFS celebration

HFS Leadership

Meet Executive Director Pam Schreiber and her senior leadership team.

HFS offices at Terry Hall

Self-sustaining Unit

Housing & Food Services is a self-sustaining auxiliary of the UW. What does that mean? Click below to find out.

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