Union Event Services

Student Union Event Services provides a variety of services to the UW-Milwaukee community. Located on the Campus Level of the Student Union (across from the Computer Lounge), Union Event Services provides service to approximately 14,000 bookings annually in the 40,000 plus square feet of meeting and convention space of the Student Union.

The Union Event Services office is open from 8:00am – 4:00pm, Monday – Friday, and always available online using VirtualEMS.

Please note that you MUST have financial authority for a campus department or be an officer in a student organization to use this system!

UWM Student Union

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (UWM) Student Union serves as the center of campus life for the university.  The Student Union is sustained by student fees, dedicated to shared governance and provides resources for the social, personal and intellectual development of students.  The Student Union supports the academic mission of the University through the provision of quality programs, services and experiences; and fosters the development of an inclusive community.

Each day approximately 27,000 individuals visit the UWM Student Union.  The Student Union is home to 12 restaurants, UW Credit UnionUWM Parking and Transit offices and many other services for the UWM Campus Community. Union Student Involvement offers many enriching out of classroom learning experiences for UWM Students as well as the general public.


UW-Milwaukee Union Event Services provides access, guidance and development to staff and identified client groups through their reservations and event planning experiences; forming beneficial processes, building transferable skill sets and delivering relevant programs to the campus community.

Additional Support

For the convenience of our clients, UWM Event Services has developed close partnerships with other University Departments, as well as local Milwaukee service providers, to help with any catering, security, housing or other special event needs that you may have.