UPDATE: April 2, 2020 – 7:00 p.m.

Gov. Inslee extends the “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order for one month to May 4

Inslee extended the order citing social distancing measures must remain in place for an additional month in order to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
April 2, 2020

Seattle U - Extension of Directive to Campus on Governor’s “Stay Home-Stay Healthy” Order to May 4

The university circulated guidance regarding the Governor’s original “Stay Home – Stay Healthy” proclamation on March 24. The university is recirculating its prior guidance. This same guidance still applies because the Governor’s original proclamation has not changed other than the end date.
April 2, 2020

Reminder: Stand Together. Stay Apart. To slow the spread of COVID-19.

Staying home and avoiding all non-essential contact with others is the most important thing all of us can do to slow the spread. (Public Health-Seattle and King County)
April 2, 2020

Update on Travel Restrictions

Consistent with CDC’s new guidance for travelers returning from international travel and a domestic travel advisory for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, Seattle University has updated its travel restrictions.
April 2, 2020

Updates to Policies and Procedures for Residential Students

Following guidance from Public Health of Seattle & King County for student housing at higher education institutions the university has shared with residential students the policies and procedures that will be implemented to promote the health and safety of the Seattle University community.
March 31, 2020

New FAQs on Student Employees

Human Resources has added additional guidance on provisions for the employment of student workers during the Spring Quarter. Read more at Resources for Supervisors of Student Workers.
March 31, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

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I still have questions. Who can I contact?

Current Students


Office of the Dean of Students
(206) 296-6060

Housing & Residence Life
(206) 296-6305

Student Financial Services
(206) 220-8020

Parent Inquiries

Director of Parent & Family Engagement
(206) 296-6291

Prospective Students/Parents

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
(206) 220-8040

Faculty & Staff

Human Resources
(206) 296-5870

Concerns of Discrimination

Office of Institutional Equity


Message from the President

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Seattle University President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., shares his thoughts on this extraordinary and challenging time. May 19, 2020

WA State Department of Health Call Center

1-800-525-0127 and press #.

Student Health Center

The health, safety and well-being of our students and university community is paramount. Seattle U continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic. We are acting according to public health guidance and directives and the most up-to-date information. Our website is updated regularly to reflect the latest developments. Emergency strategies to increase social distancing and slow the spread of the virus are a key regional public health priority.

Help Us Support Public Health Efforts

Students, faculty and staff are asked to please notify Seattle University Public Safety as soon as possible at 206-296-5990 in the following situations:

  • You have been diagnosed, tested or suspected to have COVID-19;
  • You have been asked to self-quarantine; or
  • You have been directed to self-isolate but are unable to appropriately separate yourself from your roommates.