Made In Milwaukee. Shaping the World.
The Campaign for UWM
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Our Campaign Priorities:

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    Student Success

    THIS IS WHY: Fund scholarships for low-income students to attend our College for Kids program, and for students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) disciplines. With your support, many Milwaukee-area students will benefit from the fun, enriching College for Kids experience. Provide scholarships for veterans for noncredit courses and certifications. The state of Wisconsin does not offer our vets any financial support for these educational opportunities; instead, we must rely upon private funds to help them prepare for the next chapter in their lives.

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    Research Excellence

    THIS IS WHY: Support innovative programming and scholarships to develop water technology professionals, who will encourage water-usage efficiency, water-centric communities, and sustainability practices to protect our region’s precious water resources.

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    Community Engagement

    THIS IS WHY: Sponsor outreach and programming to attract more members to the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, which offers a wide range of courses and programs for older adults who are passionate about learning. Underwrite upgrades for the SCE Conference Services Center, to provide attractive, state-of-the-art classrooms for professionals and their organizations in downtown Milwaukee—as well as a new facility for live, online broadcasts.

This is the best investment in continuing education in the state. This program really stretches my learning budget, and I've always immediately applied something I learned in class to my workplace.

Pat Lynch

Business Analyst at Aurora Health Care

  • Nancy Nelson, PhD, MBA, OT, CHT
    Provost’s Deputy for Continuing Education

  • Liza Longhini
    Development Director
    (414) 227-3252

  • School of Continuing Education
    161 W. Wisconsin Ave., Suite 6000
    Milwaukee, WI 53203
    (414) 227-3200

1,000+ professional development & personal enrichment courses

More than 9,000 participants each year

Serving ages 5 to 95

For more information about the School of Continuing Education

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(414) 229-3020

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3271 North Lake Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53211

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