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Thinking about becoming a Panther?

Explore whether the UWM College of Letters & Science is the right fit for you.

Prospective students may start the Fall 2018 application on August 1, 2017 at apply.wisconsin.edu. The “submit” button for applications will become available on September 1, 2017.


Prospective and Transfer Student Events

Throughout the school year, we host a number of different events geared toward our future freshmen and transfer students.

  • Looking at Earth

    Tuesday, October 03
    7:00pm
    Thanks to the Space Age, we are the first generation of human beings to see the Earth as a whole. Astronaut and Earth scientist Kathy Sullivan will take us on a stunning tour of our planet as seen by astronauts and give us a glimpse into how earth-observing satellites improve everyday life on earth. Tuesday, October ...
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  • UWM’s Pre-Health Professions Event!

    Thursday, October 26
    2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
    Join us for a UWM visit experience specifically for pre-healthcare professional students - like pre-med, pre-pharmacy, and pre-dentistry. Come learn how the undergraduate opportunities, amazing faculty, and exceptional advisors at UWM can help you achieve your goals!
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  • Atmospheric Science Open House

    Friday, November 03
    3:30-7:00
    On Friday, Nov. 3rd, 2017 the Innovative Weather Center and the Atmospheric Science and Meteorology program at UWM will be opening their doors to prospective students and their families. Come meet our nationally recognized faculty and current students, and see firsthand how UWM’s program provides real industry experience to our students. The event will begin ...
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  • Psychology Day! Discover what’s beneath the surface.

    Friday, November 10
    2:00 - 5:00 pm

    Learn how UWM's nationally-ranked Psychology program can provide you with the education and experiences needed to achieve your academic and career goals!

    Join us on Friday, March 10th for an in-depth look into the psychology major, including research opportunities and internship experiences. Students and families will hear from psychology faculty, students, and alumni, as well as academic advisors and financial aid counselors. Students will also have the opportunity to tour UWM's psychology and neuroscience research labs.

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  • UWM’s Pre-Health Professions Event!

    Friday, February 23
    2:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    Healthcare is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the US. To work in this dynamic and challenging field as a doctor, pharmacist, physician assistant, dentist, veterinarian, optometrist, chiropractor, or podiatrist will require graduate school. On Thursday, October 26, or Friday, February 23, come learn more about how the undergraduate opportunities, amazing faculty, and ...
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  • Psychology Day! Discover what’s beneath the surface.

    Friday, March 30
    2:00 - 5:00 pm
    Learn how UWM’s nationally-ranked Psychology program can provide you with the education and experiences needed to achieve your academic and career goals! Join us on Friday, November 10, or Friday, March 30 for an in-depth look into the psychology major, including research opportunities and internship experiences. Students and families will hear from psychology faculty, students, and ...
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