Welcome to your UW home in retirement. Whether you are still employed and beginning to think about retirement, a UW retiree searching for an update on retiree benefits, or a longtime member looking for the latest programs and events, we are here to serve you.

Do You Know a Retiree Making a Difference in Their Community?

The Distinguished Retiree Excellence in Community Service Award pays tribute to retired UW staff, faculty and librarians from throughout the UW community who have demonstrated exceptional dedication to community service following their retirement. Please help us honor a UW retiree who is making a difference by submitting a nomination!

Make a Nomination

Thinking About Retirement?

Planning to Retire

Retirement can feel daunting. From paperwork and timelines to workshops to help you make sense of it all, we’ve gathered the resources and links you’ll need to guide you through the process, all in one place.

Retirement Resource Fair

Questions about retiree benefits or your Medicare plan options? Wondering how to access your retiree parking privilege, or maintain access to your UW email address? The Retirement Resource Fair has answers to these questions and more.

Upcoming Events


Members-Only Special Showing: The Boys in the Boat

Join us for this special UW-themed showing of the new movie centered on the University of Washington’s rowing team, from their Depression-era beginnings to their triumph at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

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Looking for Recordings of Past Events?

Recordings, presenter slide decks, and additional resources for virtually all our online programs are available in our Past Event Archive. Use the filter at the top of the page to narrow down the list, or scroll to see a listing of all past events in chronological order.

View the Archive