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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.

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Housing & Food Services News

HFS Wins Award for Website


The useful and eye-catching website can now be called award winning after ACUHO-I recognition.

Bay Laurel Catering shifts to new quarters without a hiccup


The challenge: Move your catering operation to the new space in Willow Hall and make the move without a gap in your service to customers.

Student Assistants Help Keep Summer Conferences Humming 

“We couldn’t run conferences without them!” says Christine Sismaet, Operations Manager, Conference Services.

Center Table to Transform Dining on North Campus

Here comes Center Table, a contemporary dining destination located at the heart of the three new residence halls on North Campus.

HFS Garners Sustainability Award

Turns out there is an advantage of a resuable cup over a sustainable cup.

Capstone Projects Problem Solve for UW Dining. . .and Win Recognition

UW Dining teamed up with engineering students for two projects, Operationalizing Mobile (in advance of the upcoming Tapingo mobile ordering platform) and a Review of the Bay Laurel Catering Fleet. 

Feeding and Housing Athletes and Coaches

While the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle were transformative for the athletes, HFS staff who provided services to the athletes, coaches and families were also touched and affected. 

A Year’s Worth of Programs and Activities for Our Students 

Living on campus offers the opportunity to take part in wide range residence hall and apartment programs. Two high-energy student groups—Residential Education Programmers and the Residential Programming Board—organize most of the activities.


Housing and Food Services at Work

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HFS Resource Guide

This report contains HFS facts and figures relevant to the 2017–18 academic year.

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Housing Master Plan

West Campus work is completed. Work on the first phase of the North Campus redevelopment is underway.

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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.

Who We Are

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

HFS Leadership

Meet Executive Director Pam Schreiber and her senior leadership team.

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