• The University General Records Retention Schedule is the primary source of retention requirements for the records created and received by the University of Washington
  • This schedule contains records that are common to most University offices
  • This schedule is organized by sections, based upon the function of the record
  • Your office may also use a supplementary Departmental Schedule
  • Records are expected to be destroyed/deleted at the end of their legally-approved retention periods.

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University General Schedule Sections