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North Campus Grand Opening Event

You're Invited

Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from 2–4 pm
Town Square on North Campus

Join us for a celebration of the grand opening of the new North Campus housing, dining and amenities! Beginning at Town Square, located between Madrona and Willow halls, the event is part of the annual W Day celebrations, which traditionally kick off Homecoming Weekend. The entire UW community is welcome.
We look forward to seeing you!

Event Schedule

Join us at Town Square on North Campus for tours of new amenities, free food, giveaways and more. This is a drop-in event so join anytime!

2 pm

Live DJ 

2:15–2:30 pm

Remarks from Dr. Denzil Suite, Vice President for Student Life and Lucas Cauthen, RCSA President

Ribbon-Cutting ceremony

Desserts courtesy of Bay Laurel Catering*

2:30–3:45 pm

Drop-in event sessions for featured North Campus amenities 

  • The MILL
  • Center Table with free food and beverage samples*
  • Learning Resource Center 
  • Willow Desk & package locker
  • Rick’s Café

Tours of student rooms

Student group tabling

Free pizza courtesy of Pagliacci Pizza*

Free Hubert's Lemonade courtesy of Coca-Cola*

3:15–4 pm

Hang out and grab photos with Harry the Husky

4 pm

Drawing of prize winners at Town Square

*Available while supplies last. Thank you to UW Dining for providing free food and drink.

Map of North Campus Residence Halls

Have a question about the event?

Contact Julia Esser at

To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (voice), 206-543-6452 (TTY), 206-685-7264 (fax), or The University of Washington makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance of the event as possible, preferably at least 10 days.