Setting up your UW NetID

How to establish a UW NetID and UW email account

To establish your UW Net ID, go to For help getting email set up, visit

If you need assistance, please contact UW Computing and Communications at or 206.543.5970.
Your '' or '' email account will be the key means by which DEANS, FACULTY, and STAFF communicate important information to you. You will start receiving some official email over the summer. Please note that forwarding to Hotmail, Gmail and other email accounts has been known to be problematic. If you decide to set this up, make sure the forward function is working properly. It is critical that you check your ( account regularly.