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Ready to apply? It’s easy to do! And, there’s no undergraduate application fee when you use the Common App.

Questions? Call the undergraduate admissions office at 414-229-2222.

Interested in a master’s or doctoral program? Apply to the UWM Graduate School.

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A college education is the most important investment you’ll ever make in yourself. When you choose UWM, you join a vibrant and diverse community of award-winning scientists, educators and other high-achieving students like you. As a public research university, UWM is a highly valuable choice.

Life-changing research and quality academics are what UWM does best. Off campus, a UWM education is a powerful networking tool. Gain experience in one of our hundreds of community partnerships. Land a Fortune 500 internship. Tap into a thriving network of UWM alumni.

23,155UW-Milwaukee students
17:1student-to-teacher ratio
214academic programs
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High-school seniors, returning students and transfers from technical colleges and other universities can apply to 105 bachelor’s degree programs at UWM, including fully online degree programs.

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UWM is proud to recruit students from around the nation and the world to fill our 69 master’s and 39 doctoral programs, including fully online degree programs through UWM Online.

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More than 1,500 students from 86 countries attend UWM, where they can feel at home living and learning in Wisconsin’s largest and most diverse city.

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We’re ready for you! Begin your UWM application today.