Academic Resources and Technology Support

Academic Resources

Academic Advising

Advisors are available to help you with your educational and career plans.
Contact for UWM at Waukesha and for UWM at Washington County.

Academic Calendar

UWM academic calendars provide semester dates and information.

Academic Misconduct

UWM guidelines cover cheating, plagiarism and academic misconduct procedures.

GPA Calculator

This online tool helps you to calculate your grade-point average.

Online Writing Lab (OWL)

OWL is a free online writing resource for UWM College of General Studies students. Submit a paper to the OWL and receive feedback from a trained student writing tutor within a few days. Tutors do not proofread or edit but rather provide revision suggestions. OWL also offers tips for essay writing, information about common grammar and punctuation errors, and documentation guidelines.
OWL submission form

Panther Math Prep

See your advisor for more information about this online math assessment tool.

Student Handbook

The handbook includes UW System policies, common procedures, student rights and campus expectations.


Visit the Books by eCampus Online Bookstore to buy books and more.

Transfer Wisconsin

Learn how your credits transfer and find a wealth of tools and resources.

Tutoring Services

Tutors are available at both the Washington County and Waukesha campuses for writing, math and other academic areas. Book a free tutoring appointment online.

UW Help

Admissions information about all UW System colleges is available.

Contact the UWM Help Desk online or by calling 414-229-4040.

Find answers in the Knowledgebase or Campus Technology website.

Walk-in support is also available in the campus libraries.