What will campus look like in the fall?

August 27, 2020

Places like the Library, Klotsche Center, Student Union and even University Housing commons spaces will have fewer people engaged in group activities. In part, this will be due to UWM’s social distancing rules and limitations on large group gatherings. However,… Read More

Will there be fall sports this year?

August 14, 2020

With health and safety as our top priority, the Horizon League Council has decided to postpone all competition (championship and non-championship season) for the fall of 2020 due to health concerns related to the pandemic.

What is happening with club sports?

July 30, 2020

The University Recreation Sport Clubs Program will suspend operations for the Fall 2020 semester. This decision, based on current public health guidance, has been made for the safety of our students. As a result, the portion of the allocable student… Read More

I am enrolled at UWM’s Milwaukee campus but do not live near there. What segregated fee services are available to me while I’m away from campus?

July 28, 2020

UWM quickly adjusted many operations to offer more services in an online format. Here are some examples: All students can access the Virtual Student Union in Canvas to connect to student communities and services including student organizations, virtual events and… Read More

What grants are available? 

July 17, 2020

Grants are gift aid and, in most cases, do not have to be repaid if the enrollment period is completed. To receive grants, a  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  must be filed each academic year. Most grants require… Read More

What emergency aid is available?

July 17, 2020

Students may apply for a UWM Student Emergency Grant to help cover expenses related to an unforeseen emergency, including students who endure financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Students must have demonstrated financial need and have exhausted all… Read More

What is the CARES grant?

June 1, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act passed by Congress allocated nearly $8.4 million to UWM to help students who are struggling with expenses such as food, housing, course materials, laptops and technology, health care and child care…. Read More