The UWM Graduate School maintains that we will continue to review all applications with full consideration. An admission decision will not be based on country of origin. We are a research university – open to all.

UWM alum finds national literary success with novels

René Steinke, who earned her doctorate in English/creative writing from UWM in 1993, is gaining increasing recognition for her novels.

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Fellowships allow Freshwater students to wade into policy

Students in the School of Freshwater Sciences get plenty of opportunities to plunge into the waters in their studies. Now two doctoral students are plunging into policymaking.

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UWM grad finds joy in new teaching career after tragedy

In a 13-year career in retail sales, Jason Lopez enjoyed educating his customers at American TV about the products they were buying.

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