Support and Resources

Living at Seattle University means being part of a dynamic community in which diversity is welcomed, leadership is encouraged, respect is required and learning is paramount. The extensive support and resources we provide are designed to support the physical, emotional, spiritual, and academic needs of each and every resident.

Explore the Support and Resources we offer the Seattle University community:

New and Incoming Students


Important first steps for all new students to learn about our campus; sign up for orientation sessions here.

Parent and Family Engagement

If you are a parent or family member of a Redhawk, you can connect with this office to help with navigating Seattle University, and be a resource to you.


Find many useful and important links to help you achieve academic success, including the New Student Checklist and more!

Transfer Students

Find resources for transfer students to learn, engage, and connect with each other and the broader campus community.

International Student Center

A focal point for student activities and programs of a global, cultural, educational and social nature, and is a gathering place for Seattle University’s international and domestic students and student organizations.

All University Students

Department of Public Safety

Public Safety is committed to ensuring a safe and secure environment for the university community. Their team operates on a philosophy that promotes the positive nature of the urban education and living experiences for our students, faculty, staff and guests.

Student Financial Services

Student Financial Services has three main service functions:

  • Student Accounts: We are the University's student accounts office. We prepare and distribute bills for tuition and fees, room and board and insurance. We take payments, assess late charges, set up payment plans and distribute aid.
  • Financial Aid: We are the University's financial aid office. Our counselors evaluate your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and determine your eligibility for federal, state and institutional need-based funds and Student Employment.
  • Student Employment: Through Work Study, there are many employment opportunities on campus.

Seattle University Bookstore

Find out what books are required for classes, order them online, discover useful school supplies like notebooks and laptops, and buy Redhawk gear.

Health and Wellness

In keeping with the Jesuit philosophy of care for the whole person, Seattle University employs a large team of professionals specifically dedicated to helping maintain your physical and emotional health and overall sense of well-being. We work with you to develop knowledge, skills, attitudes and habits that will foster your success at the university and also serve you well throughout life.

Information Technology

This office provides the tools students need to solve technical issues and answer technical questions through the university Service Desk which is open 24-hours a day.

Diversity and Multicultural Resources

Connect with diverse groups on campus to enrich your experience at Seattle University.


As the intellectual, educational, and physical heart of campus, the libraries provide a wide range of services and collections primarily to support the teaching, research, and learning goals of the Seattle University community.