Current and prospective undergraduate students interested in the French major/minor or the Italian minor are encouraged to meet with an advisor from the Humanities Academic Service Center (HAS). HAS Center advisors can discuss admission, registration, placement, declaring a major, graduation, academic and career planning, and personal issues affecting academic progress.

Please contact the Humanities Academic Services Center (HAS) at to to ask one of their advisors any undergraduate advising questions.

Make an advising appointment with a HAS Advisor here. Advisors are available for virtual, in-person, and phone appointments through the HAS Office in A-002 Padelford Hall. HAS responds to student inquiries on FIS courses, registration, credit issues, and the French and Italian placement tests. 

Learn about the French & Italian placement tests and how to register for the test here

For general assistance from Department of French & Italian Studies main office you may email or call the FIS main line (206) 616-3486 from 8:30-4:30pm Monday through Friday. 

Humanities Academic Services Center Contact Information

Email Address:    Phone Number: 206-543-2634 

The physical HAS offices are in Padelford Hall - you can find us on the Plaza Level (PL) of Padelford Hall’s A-wing. We’ve put full details on how to find our office online, but we recommend using the primary building entrance for A-wing: this is the double-door entrance closest to Hall Health, across the street from the Husky Union Building.

Padelford Hall, A-Wing Suite 002
Box 354330, University of Washington
Seattle, WA  98195-4330

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