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Academic Advising

Undergraduate Program (Undergraduate admissions, registration, drop/add requests, major and career guidance, etc.): ugrad-adviser(at)cs.washington.edu

Undergraduate Outreach & Recruitment (K-12 programs, prospective student inquiries): outreach(at)cs.washington.edu

Graduate Program (Full-time Ph.D. program admissions, registration, etc.): grad-advising(at)cs.washington.edu

Professional Master’s Program (Part-time program for employed technology professionals): masters(at)cs.washington.edu

Administrative Contacts

Administration

Note: All student advising inquiries, including questions about admissions and course drop/add requests, should be directed to the appropriate email listed above. Administrative staff cannot respond to advising-related requests.

Marianne Kiga, Assistant to the Director of the Allen School

Jennifer Worrell, Administrator (For questions regarding finance and policy)

Communications and External Relations

Kay Beck-Benton, External Relations Director (Industry Affiliates program, alumni relations)

Kristin Osborne, Director of Communications and Marketing (School news, publications, media relations)

Faculty Leadership

Magdalena Balazinska, Director of the Allen School, Professor and Bill & Melinda Gates Chair in Computer Science & Engineering

Dan Grossman, Vice Director and Professor of Computer Science & Engineering

Paul Beame, Associate Director, Facilities and Professor of Computer Science & Engineering

Anna Karlin, Associate Director, Graduate Studies and Bill & Melinda Gates Chair in Computer Science & Engineering

Shwetak Patel, Associate Director, Development & Entrepreneurship and Washington Research Foundation Entrepreneurship Endowed Professor in Computer Science & Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Katharina Reinecke, Associate Director, Research & Communication and Paul G. Allen Professor in Computer Science & Engineering

Submit Feedback

The Allen School offers a variety of mechanisms for our community — including students enrolled in our courses — to submit feedback or report problems within our school. Among these mechanisms is a tool for submitting anonymous feedback to instructors and/or school leadership. Please visit our community feedback page to submit feedback appropriate to your situation and to learn about other campus resources available for students, faculty, and staff.

Location & Building Hours

The Allen School occupies two buildings across the street from each other on E Stevens Way NE on the University of Washington’s Seattle campus: the Paul G. Allen Center and the Bill & Melinda Gates Center.

Main Telephone: (206) 543-1695
Fax: (206) 543-2969

Paul G. Allen Center (Main Administrative Offices, Graduate Student Services)

In Person:

Paul G. Allen Center, Room AC 101
185 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195-2350
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Regular building hours* (effective September 15, 2023):

  • Building, Monday–Friday: 8:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Reception, Monday–Friday: 9:00 am–5:00 pm (closed 12:00 pm–1:00 pm for lunch)

*Outside of specified hours and on weekends/holidays, building access is via cardkey only. Building hours may be shortened when UW is not in session and during the summer.

Phone:

Allen Center Reception: (206) 543-1695

Mail:

Person's name
Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington
Box 352350
Seattle, WA 98195-2350

Bill & Melinda Gates Center (Undergraduate Student Services)

In Person:

Bill & Melinda Gates Center, Room 170
3800 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195-2355
MAP

Regular building hours* (effective September 15, 2023):

  • Building, Monday–Friday: 8:00 am–7:00 pm
  • Reception, Monday–Friday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm (closed 12:00 pm–1:00 pm for lunch)

*Outside of specified hours and on weekends/holidays, building access is via cardkey only. Building hours may be shortened when UW is not in session and during the summer.

Phone:

Gates Center Reception: (206) 543-2656

Mail:

Person's name
Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington
Box 352355
Seattle, WA 98195-2355

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Podcasts

We offer both audio and video podcasts of our colloquium series. In RSS 2.0 format:

XML Colloquia podcasts (MP3)
XML Colloquia video podcasts (MP4)

In Atom format:

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Event Calendars

An iCalendar format list of forthcoming Allen School colloquia is available at www.cs.washington.edu/events/colloquia.ics, suitable for subscription.