Central Support Offices

  • Attorney General's Office
    This division of the Washington State Attorney General's Office provides legal services to the University of Washington.
  • Capital Projects Office
    We plan, develop and deliver physical environments to support the University's mission.
  • CareLink
    A comprehensive faculty and staff assistance program that provides professional support for issues that can affect your personal and work life.
  • CoMotion
    Delivers tools and connections that the UW community needs to accelerate the impact of their innovations.
  • External Affairs
    The units include the offices responsible for government relations at the federal, state and regional levels and UW Video.
  • Facilities Services
    Building Services, Campus Engineering & Operations, Emergency Management, Finance & Administration, Maintenance & Alterations, Organization Resources & Relations, Transportation Services
  • Financial Management
    Cost Accounting & Analysis, Creative Communications, DATAGroup, Equipment Inventory, Financial Accounting, Global Support Project, Grant and Contract Accounting, Management Accounting and Analysis, Payroll, Procurement Services, Records Management, Research and Student Fiscal Services, Student Fiscal Services, Tax, Travel
  • Global Affairs
    Develops and enhances policies and procedures supporting international education, research and service programs.
  • Human Resources
    Employment, Benefits & Work/Life, Professional & Organizational Development, Compensation, Labor Relations, Policies & Procedures
  • Internal Audit
    Our services focus on financial, operational, and compliance related controls that help ensure the excellence and integrity of the University's ongoing operations.
  • Minority Affairs
    The mission of the Office of Minority of Affairs and Diversity is to ensure the access and academic success of a diverse student population through the advancement of knowledge, academic excellence, deiversity and the promotion of values, principles and a climate that enriches the campus experience for all.
  • Office of Planning and Management
    The Office of Planning and Management (OPM) reports to the Provost and is responsible for University capital planning and development, financial planning and allocation, and university strategy management.
  • Office of Research
    The Office of Research oversees the Human Subjects Division, Office of Sponsored Programs,   and Office of Research Information Services.
  • Real Estate
    The UW Real Estate Office provides strategic asset management and comprehensive real estate services that align with the University institutional goals.

  • Safe Campus
    Provides information on counseling and safety resources, university policies and violence reporting requirements that help us maintain a safe personal, work and learning environment.
  • Student Life
    Student Life provides non-academic services, support resources and opportunities for UW students.
  • Treasury
    The Treasury Office is responsible for the investment and administration of the University of Washington's assets including the Consolidated Endowment Fund, Invested Funds (operating funds), life income and non-consolidated endowed gifts.
  • University Advancement
    Responsible for engaging stakeholders in meaningful interactions that foster pride, advocacy and private support for the University of Washington.
  • UW Professional and Continuing Education
    UW PCE provides broad access to and expands the high-quality educational programs of the University of Washington by serving the needs of diverse, global communities of learners through innovative, self-sustaining programs.
  • UW IT
    UW Information Technology (UW-IT) is responsible for strategic oversight, planning and direction of the University's IT infrastructure, resources and services.