Academic Resources and Technology Support

Academic Resources

Academic Advising

Advisors are available to help you with your educational and career plans.
Contact cgs-adv@uwm.edu.

Academic Calendar

UWM academic calendars provide semester dates and information.

Academic Misconduct

UWM guidelines cover cheating, plagiarism and academic misconduct procedures.

ALEKS Math Information

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

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.
Contact: owl-help@uwm.edu
OWL submission form

Student Handbook

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

Textbooks

Visit the bookstore websites for the Washington County or Waukesha campuses 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.

Technology Support

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

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

  • UWM at Washington County – Visit Karen Kleist in the Library.
  • UWM at Waukesha – Visit Mary Jo Crisci in the Library.

More helpful information and resources:

UWM’s Campus Technology website

or

Knowledgebase.