First Year and Pre-Major Program (FYPP)


Meet with a Pre-Major or Pre-Health Advisor

Prospective students:

Students not admitted to UW Bothell are encouraged to meet with an Admissions Advisor

Current Pre-Major students:

 To schedule an appointment with a premajor advisor click: Pre-Major Advising Appointment. You will need to log in using your UW NetID and password.

Students in a Major:

Students admitted into a major should meet with their Major Advisor. Visit the Undergraduate Degrees page to access information for contacting your advisor.

Pre-Health Advising:

UW Bothell students pursuing health professions such as: Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, etc. may schedule an appointment with the Pre-Health Advisor using this link: Pre-Health Advising Appointment.  Please note:  UWB Alums will need to contact the Pre-Health Advisor directly at to schedule an appointment.

Pre-Major Quick Questions with Peer Advisors

If you have a "quick question" that can be answered in less than 10 minutes, and you'd like to talk with a current UW Bothell student for advice, consider meeting with a peer advisor. No appointment needed. Excludes finals week, breaks between quarters, and summer quarter. Quick Questions start on Tuesday, September 24 and will run through Autumn Quarter until the week before final exams.

Quick Question Drop-in Advising Schedule




10:00 am - 4:00 pm


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday Not available

Please note:

  • Students check-in for Quick Questions/Drop-in Advising at the Welcome Desk on the first-floor Vista of UW1.
  • Wait times vary depending on the number of the students waiting to see a Peer Advisor.
  • Students are seen in the order arrived via the Check-in Kiosk at the Welcome Desk.
  • Students not present when called will be removed from the list and need to check-in again.
  • Quick-Questions/Drop-in Advising closes at 4:00 PM. Students still on the list at 4:00 PM will need to schedule an advising appointment or come back for the next Quick Question/Drop-in Advising Session.

Who is my advisor?

Pre-Major students are not assigned to an advisor and may choose to meet with any pre-major advisor. Once admitted to a major, students will meet with their major advisor.

Questions? You can come see us in UW1–160 or call the UW1 Welcome Desk at 425-352-3427.

Office Hours (excluding holidays):

Academic Year Hours
Day Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Closed
Summer Hours:
Day of Week Time
Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Closed

For general questions, contact us directly at: | 425-352-3427