The HUB

HUB Amenities

The HUB offers amenities that enhance campus life, student involvement, and promote the University’s mission and programs.

Baby Changing Stations
HUB Baby Changing Station

HUB Baby Changing Station

The HUB is committed to assisting with the childcare needs of students and all HUB visitors and has Baby Changing Stations installed in certain restrooms.

  • First Floor: Men’s and Women’s bathrooms
  • Ground Floor: Men’s and Women’s bathrooms
  • Third Floor: Gender neutral bathroom
Bike Racks
HUB Bike Racks

HUB Bike Racks

The HUB has several outdoor bike racks and one bike house for riders to secure their bikes. Bikes are NOT allowed inside the HUB.

  • HUB North Entrance: 2 Racks – By ASUW Bike Shop and between North Entrance and N-22
  • HUB Southwest Entrance: 1 Rack – Between HUB and Sieg Hall
  • HUB South: 1 Rack by Bus Stop
  • HUB Loading Dock: 1 Bike House (requires rental)

Biking Resources

Compost & Recycling
HUB Compost & Recycling

HUB Compost & Recycling

The HUB is committed to the University’s mission of reducing waste and provides Compost, Recycling, and Trash receptacles throughout all public areas of the HUB, large meeting and event spaces, and in all units & offices. The HUB encourages all HUB visitors and guests to properly dispose of trash and recyclable materials.

UW’s Sustainability Program

eMedia Recycling
eMedia Recycling

eMedia Recycling

The HUB has one eMedia recycling bin that facilitates disposal of electronic media in a safe and responsible way. The eMedia bin, located on the HUB First floor by the double elevators, may be used to dispose of ink cartridges, batteries, small personal electronics (pagers, pdas, cellphones), and media (cds, dvds, video & audio tapes)

This service is provided by: UW Facilities Services
More information: UW’s eMedia Recycling Program

Foot Washing Station
HUB Foot Washing Station

HUB Foot Washing Station

The HUB has 2 foot washing stations, one each in the men’s and women’s bathrooms on the HUB Basement floor.
Freight/Service Elevators
HUB Freight Elevator

HUB Freight Elevator

The HUB has 3 freight/service elevators available for back of the house use. Each freight elevator accesses different locations and floors of the HUB including the HUB Loading Dock. An elevator card is required to access and use the freight elevators. Elevator cards may be checked out from the HUB Main Desk with a valid photo ID.

For questions regarding which freight elevator to use, please contact HUB Event Services at 206-543-8191 or email hubres@uw.edu.

Gender Neutral Bathroom
HUB Gender Neutral Bathroom

HUB Gender Neutral Bathroom

The HUB has a gender neutral, family-friendly, and disability accessible bathroom on the HUB Third Floor. Please note, all HUB bathrooms are ADA compliant.
Hydration Stations
HUB Hydration Station

HUB Hydration Station

A Hydration Station is more than just a water fountain. It provides healthier, filtered water. The no-touch water dispenser is great for filling up your personal water container. There are 1-2 hydration stations located on each floor of the HUB. The HUB is committed to reducing plastic bottles in the waste stream.

Lactation Station
Lactation Station

Lactation Station

Nursing mothers are welcome to utilize the space and lactation services provided in the Commuter Commons in (HUB 141). Access is limited to Commuter Commons service hours.

This service is provided by: Commuter Commons
More information: UW Lactation Stations

Loading Dock
HUB Loading Dock

HUB Loading Dock

The HUB loading dock is located on the east side of the HUB along Stevens Way NE. The dock can accommodate up to 2 semi-trucks (back-in parking) or 4 delivery trucks in separate bays. The loading dock is NOT a parking lot. The loading dock has access to 2 freight elevators.

Meditation Room
HUB Meditation Room

HUB Meditation Room

Prior to the HUB remodel, students and student organization expressed their desire for the HUB to have a dedicated meditation space. This feedback resulted in the HUB Meditation Room on the HUB Sub-Basement floor (HUB SB-252). Students and RSOs are free to use that space for their meditative or spiritual needs.

Microwaves
Microwaves in the HUB

Microwaves in the HUB

There are several microwaves in the HUB available for personal use.

  • ASUW Kitchen [HUB 131]: 1 microwave
  • Commuter Commons [HUB 145]: 2 microwaves (Commuter students only)
  • Etc. [HUB Ground]: 1 microwave (by the ATM)
  • Husky Den [HUB Ground]: 1 microwave (around the corner from Red Radish)
  • Resource Center [HUB 111]: 1 microwave (RSO students only)
Passenger Elevators
HUB Passenger Elevators

HUB Passenger Elevators

The HUB has 3 passenger elevators for use by all visitors and guests. The dual elevators (closest to the HUB Main Desk) run from the HUB Third floor to the HUB Basement floor. The single elevator (closest to the HUB Lyceum) runs from the HUB Third floor to the HUB Sub-Basement.

Study Spaces
HUB Study Space

HUB Study Space

The HUB has lots of study space and power sources for students to study independently or as a group. Each floor in the HUB has tables, couches, & chairs in the public spaces or lounges. Students are welcome to study at the HUB during building hours.
Vending Machines
Vending Machines

Vending Machines

There are several vending machines on the HUB Ground floor that provide water, milk products, snacks, and Coca-Cola products. All vending machines accept Husky Cards, dollar bills, and coins. Anyone experiencing difficulties with a machine is encouraged to contact phone number listed on the specific machine. HUB staff cannot resolve mechanical issues or offer refunds for the vending machines.

This service is provided by: Housing and Food Services
For customer service: Call 206-685-8221 or email vending@hfs.washington.edu

WiFi
WiFi in the HUB

WiFi in the HUB

Wireless access is provided in all campus buildings, including the HUB. A UWNetID is required to access the internet outside of the UW websites using the “University of Washington” wireless network.

More information: Using Wi-Fi at the UW