Professors Offer Advice as UWM Students Prepare for the New School Year

Students having fun on the UWM campus.

For incoming freshman, the start of college brings a lot of new freedom. Students at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will be heading back to campus starting Aug. 27, and professors at UWM offered some advice about how to avoid starting off on the wrong foot.

“Oftentimes, parents are going to want to be overly involved in that transition to campus, but it’s important for parents to realize that students’ ability to figure this out themselves is really critical,” said Jeremy Page, UWM School of Education assistant dean of student services.

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