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husky home instagram contest

We are proud of all the ways we have witnessed our residential students make this place their Husky Home over the past academic year. We wanted to give back to the amazing students who make what we do every day worthwhile, so we are hosting a contest with some pretty cool prizes!

The contest runs from March 29–April 4, 2020, and is open to all University of Washington (UW) Housing & Food Services (HFS) residential students. We can’t wait to hear your stories!

Contest prizes

  • 1 slot in the first 25 people to select their housing for 2020–21
  • 5 bags of coffee from Husky Grind to help fuel you through the next quarter (2 Winners!)
  • 3 free pizzas coupon from one of our on-campus Pagliacci Pizza locations to enjoy with friends
  • $25 gift card and a $50 gift card to the UW Book Store to get all the supplies you need for finals
  • Cultivate dinner for two. Can you say #CultiDate?
  • UW Athletics swag bag to show your Husky pride
  • $15 coupon for Rick’s CafĂ© to throw your friends an ice cream party
  • $10 gift card to City Grind Espresso to get some fuel for studying 
  • 2 tickets to Step Afrika! Drumfolk at the Meany Center so you and a friend can catch a show
  • $50 credit toward any class at the IMA
  • Gift basket full of UW swag from the UW Alumni Association

How to enter

  • Follow @UWHFS on Instagram.
  • Post a photo on Instagram using #HuskyHome and tell us who or what has made the UW your Husky Home this year. 

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Contest rules

  • This contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by Instagram.
  • The contest will run from March 29, 2020, to April 4, 2020.
  • To be eligible to win a prize you must be a current HFS resident.
  • Prizewinners must post publicly on Instagram to be eligible to win.
  • Prizewinners must respond to a message from HFS and collect their prize within seven days of notification. If the prizewinner does not respond, an alternative prizewinner may be selected.
  • Prizewinners will be selected by a panel of qualified judges composed of HFS staff members and student employees, determined by HFS’ sole discretion. Once the prizewinners are selected, prizes will be randomly assigned.

Terms and conditions

  • By entering the contest, the prizewinner authorizes HFS to use, in any media in perpetuity, their name, photograph, likeness, voice, place of residence and/or statement regarding the prize for publicity and advertising purposes, without any compensation.
  • By entering this contest, you agree to be contacted by HFS.
  • HFS reserves the right to terminate, suspend or modify this contest, in whole or in part, at any time and without notice or obligation if, in HFS’ sole discretion, any factor or event arises that could interfere with the proper conduct, administration, security or impartiality of the contest.

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