Welcome to ASUW

The Associated Students of the University of Washington is the democratic voice of students that engages the campus community through programming, services and advocacy. The ASUW is dedicated to fostering a safe and inclusive environment. The ASUW strives to enrich student life and develop future leaders

What is ASUW?

The Associated Students of the University of Washington (ASUW) is the student government at the University of Washington. At ASUW, elected and hired employees and volunteers work to represent student voices on campus and provide programming, events, and resources in order for students to succeed, flourish, and enjoy college.

Get Involved

Interested in being a part of the ASUW? There are plenty of ways for that! Whether you’re an employee, volunteer, or a participant of the different events we put on, there’s a space for everyone to find something of interest.


From A&E concerts to Student Food Co-Op dinners, we have ongoing events throughout the school year. Check out our events here!


With 23 different entities covering a range of areas, you’re sure to find one that’s fitting to your interests!


Don’t have the hours to commit to working for ASUW? No worries! There are a number of volunteer opportunities throughout the year for our various entities. Check out the Office of Volunteer Opportunities page.

work for asuw

Each spring the ASUW hires 70+ student workers to help lead our various entities, programs, and events. Find job opportunities here.

join student senate

Our Student Senate represents the governing student voice for our student body. Have a hand in the decisions being made for our university!

run for elections

Each spring, students have the opportunity to run in the ASUW Elections for a spot on the ASUW’s Board of Directors. Learn more here!

ASUW Board of Directors

Get to know our board members for 2024-2025!

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