Resources & Events for UWM High School Students

Tools for Your Enrollment in a UWM Class

Contact Kathleen Breuer (kbreuer@uwm.edu) with questions about applying, enrolling, withdrawing, etc.

Contact Dan Geddes (dageddes@uwm.edu) for questions about choosing classes

Students Apply Here — UW-System Application

Transfer Wisconsin – Learn more about how courses transfer in the University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Technical College, and Tribal College systems

Important Dates & Deadlines (for dropping or withdrawing from the class)

Accessibility Resource Center (ARC) for students seeking accommodations must register with UWM’s ARC

UWM Writing Center,  virtual 30- or 60-minute one-on-one tutoring sessions for any stage in the writing process

Help with Campus Technology (Canvas, ePather ID, etc.)

Students Ordering Transcripts to send to other institutions

Office of Dean of Students

Spring 2021 Workshops for UWM High School Students

Sign up for any or all workshops. All workshops will be virtual.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0844A5AF2BAAF85-workshops

I’ll send you the Zoom link to the email you list when signing up! Let me know if you have questions: vlbott@uwm.edu

Choosing Your Major: Stories and Tools to Help You Decide

Tuesday, March 16, 4:00-5:00          

A panel of UWM students, along with advisors from UWM Pathways Advising and Career Center, will describe their experiences and demonstrate tools to help you make this important decision. Pathways Advising will also describe options available to students who are undecided so they choose classes wisely.

Paying for College & Long-Term Financial Planning

Tuesday, April 13, 4:00-5:30

This will be a hands-on workshop where UWM Economics Professor Rebecca Neumann will demonstrate and get you using the Money Path app from Secure Futures. The app allows you to build a personalized plan and chart a course towards a financially empowered future. Read more about this and watch a demo here: https://securefutures.org/money-path/

What to Expect in College Classes

Tuesday, May 4, 4:00-5:00

A panel of UWM students, along with Director of UWM’s Tutoring Center, will talk about what you can expect from your college instructors, classes, and resources to help you succeed. This workshop will allow lots of time for your questions and discussion.

Cool Events, Workshops, and Opportunities while you are a UWM/High School Student

Calendar of Campus Events

Career Planning and Resource Center::apps, surveys, and workshops to help you choose a major/career, create a resume, find internships

Live UWM Virtual Campus Tours, Live & Recorded Information Sessions on all things UWM

Office of Undergraduate Research : for undergraduates seeking on-campus research opportunities and faculty seeking enthusiastic, motivated undergraduate students with whom to collaborate. The OUR also supports these collaborations by providing student salary, travel support, and professional development opportunities.