Discounts, Events and Services

Discounts, Events, and Services Location For Whom Cost When
Art Galleries
Peck School of the Arts, Union Art Gallery, Art History Gallery, Golda Meir Library
Arts Building 2nd Floor, Union W199, Mitchell Hall 154, Golda Meir Library Everyone Free Year-round
Arts
350+ theater, dance and music perfomances, film screenings, art exhibitions every year
Peck School of the Arts Everyone Discount and free options Year-round
Bicycle Club (Facebook)
Enjoy your Wednesday night with after-work rides that go through summer/early fall. Long, intermediate, short rides offered. Yearly National Bike Challenge starts in May.
Rides leave from the east side of the Klotsche Center and finish at 6:30 p.m. at Estabrook Park, where there is an optional social gathering. Everyone Free Scheduled
Bicycle Fix-it Station on Spaights Plaza, outside the northeast Union entrance. Air filling stations are inside the NWQ, EMS, Union and Pavillion parking structures. Everyone Free Year-round
Indoor Bicycle Parking EMS Garage Everyone Free Year-round
Blood Drives Everyone Free
Bookstore
Easy shopping for quick gifts, cards, electronics. 25 percent discount on the first Friday of each month for the campus community.
1st Floor of UWM Student Union Everyone Discount Year-round
Campus Gardens
People can grow their own food, and even “pick their lunch” without leaving campus.
Next to Sandburg Hall East Tower & outside of Physics Building Everyone Free Year-round
Cell Phone Plan Discounts UWM Discount Year-round
Center for Nursing History
Experience rare artifacts, mementos and photos related to advances in nursing.
Cunningham Hall Everyone Free Year-round
Child Care
UWM faculty, staff, students, alumni and MPS/Shorewood school-age children can enroll at this facility on campus.
Children’s Learning Center, 2025 E. Newport Ave. Everyone Year-round
College for Kids
Great summer program for kids.
Everyone Summer
Colloquia
Enjoy talks about geoscience topics.
Lapham Hall, Room N103 Everyone Free Watch schedule
Community Audiology Services
One-stop shop where you can find the products and services you need to live more successfully with hearing loss.
Everyone By appointment
Commuter Value Pass
Discounted bus pass.
UWM Discount Year-round
Computer Hardware & Software Discounts UWM Discount Year-round
Cooking Classes
Outstanding small group, hands-on cooking classes.
UWM Student Union, 3rd floor UWM Discount Scheduled
Downer Woods
Enjoy a stroll through nature on footpaths.
North of Sandburg Hall Everyone Free Year-round
Electric Vehicle Standard-charge Stations
Will charge an electric vehicle with a depleted battery in 4+ hours (depending on battery capacity).
2 at EMS & 4 at NWQ Parking garages Everyone Year-round
Ergonomic Services
Ergonomic assessments, office ergonomic training, back care training, early return to work services.
Enderis Hall, Room 980 UWM Discount and free options By appointment
Freebies & Discounts Guide
Deals and Discounts with a valid UWM ID. Some are just for students, but some are for all!
Friends of the Golda Meir Library Used Book Sale
Thousands of used books for sale. First day reserved for UWM faculty, staff, and students.
UWM (first day), Everyone Twice a year
Geological Museum, Thomas A. Greene
Contains the fossil and mineral collection of Thomas A. Greene.
Lapham Hall Everyone Free Scheduled
Golda Meir Library
Over 2 million books, and thousands of DVDs and CDs. Browsing collection contains newest fiction and more. All available for checkout.
Golda Meir Library Building UWM Free Year-round
Great Books Roundtable Discussions
Monthly from 7-9 p.m.
4th Floor of the Golda Meir Library Everyone Free Once a month
Health and Wellness programs
Fitness classes and events on campus during lunch or after work (yoga, Pilates, Zumba, etc.)
UWM Discount Scheduled
Lactation Room Sites
Dedicated lactation sites & certified lactation counselor
Chapman Hall 150F, Cunningham 703A, Engelmann Hall 168, KIRC 2085, School of Freshwater Sciences 3090A, Union WG26, Zilber School of Public Health 222 UWM Free Year-round
Life Matters Assistance Program/Services
Service line dedicated to employee well-being. Covers employees, dependents and household members. Includes counseling, work/life and healthy living services, financial planning, legal advice, and more.
Company Password: SOWI
UWM Free Year-round
Little Free Libraries
Take a book and/or leave a book for someone else.
Outside of the Union & Children’s Learning Center Everyone Free Year-round
Lost and Found
Items of value that are turned in around campus will be brought to the University Police Station. Call 414-229-4627 or stop by the police department to be reunited with your property.
UWMPD, ground floor of Sandburg Hall West tower Everyone Free Year-round
The Ombuds Council
Neutral and confidential assistance for campus community members seeking options for resolving conflicts.
UWM Free By appointment
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Older adults satisfy their curiosity about the world around them in a unique learning community with over 900 members. Must be 50 years or older.
School of Continuing Education UWM Year-round
Panther Games
Enjoy UWM sporting events.
Everyone Scheduled
Panther Prowl
5K run/walk to support student scholarships.
Everyone 2nd Sunday in October
Manfred Olson Planetarium
Astrobreaks offered over the lunch hour. Also stargazing, Friday night shows and special events.
Planetarium is in Physics building Everyone Free Scheduled
Prescription Drug Receptacle
Where employees can safely dispose of unneeded prescription drugs.
UWMPD Lobby, ground floor of Sandburg Hall West Tower UWM Free Year-round
Professional Development & Education
Opportunities for career development.
UWM Free Year-round
Research Consultation
Discuss your topic in-depth with a staff member who will offer advice on library resources available to help you.
Meet your scheduled librarian at the Ask a Librarian Desk on the first floor, west wing of the UWM Libraries. UWM Free By appointment
S.A.F.E. Alert
Text messages for timely updates on emergencies.
Everyone Free Year-round
Safety Classes
Includes alcohol awareness for hosts, self defense, active shooter training.
UWM Free Scheduled
Science Bag
Interactive performances that connect science with everyday life.
Everyone Free Scheduled
Shower Facilities for bicycle commuters, those taking exercise classes and others. AUP B90A/B, ENG B21/25, NWQ 1561/65, LUB B22/24, MIT 334/372 UWM Free Year-round
Speech & Language Clinic
Evaluation and treatment for people with communication disorders.
Everyone By appointment
SWAP (Surplus with a Purpose)
Unique online auction site that has a wide variety of items for sale.
Everyone Year-round
University Recreation (Klotsche Center)
Membership includes access to Group Cycle and GroupXfitness classes. Different training courses are available for an additional fee.
Klotsche Center UWM Year-round
UWM Food and Garden Club
Group meets regularly in the spring for garden planning and sharing. Informal workshops and harvest festivals are held throughout the year.
Contact Kate Nelson at knelson6@uwm.edu.
UWM Free Year-round
UWM’s Zimride
Fun and easy way to share the seats in your car or commute to work.
UWM Year-round