UWM’s College of General Studies, with campuses in West Bend and Waukesha, provides a high-quality University of Wisconsin degree and thousands of dollars in savings over the course of two years.

Tuition is set by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents. Segregated fees are recommended by each local student body, reviewed by the Chancellor and approved by the Board of Regents.

Please visit UWM’s Billing, Payment and Refund page for information on due dates, payment options, refund schedules, withdrawal, additional fees, online course fees, fee appeals and more. Additional information is also available on UWM’s Cost and Financial Aid page.

2019-20 Tuition

Segregated fees are not included.*

Fall & Spring Full-Time
(12-18 Credits)
Fall & Spring Part-Time Tuition
Summer Full-time Tuition
Summer Part-Time Tuition
Part-Time Tuition
(per credit)
Wisconsin Residents $2,375.16* $197.93* $1,187.58* $197.93* $197.93
Minnesota Reciprocity Residents $2,375.16* $197.93* $1,187.58* $197.93* $197.93
Non-Residents $6,160.56* $513.38* $3,080.28* $513.38* $513.38
  • Segregated fees are charges, in addition to tuition, assessed to all students for student services, activities, programs and facilities that support the mission of UWM.
  • Special course fees for specific courses may apply.
  • Online courses are not included in the above schedule.

2019-20 Segregated Fees*

Segregated fees are per term and based on full-time status.
*The segregated fee schedule (below) is subject to approval by the Board of Regents.

Fall/Spring – Annual Fee Summer
Fee Category Washington County Waukesha
Athletics $168.80 $98.14 TBD
Childcare $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Drama Production $0.00 $8.98 TBD
Fine Arts $0.00 $11.00 TBD
Municipal Services $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Music Production $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Student Activities $149.16 $38.89 TBD
Student Center $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Student Health $69.10 $75.58 TBD
Student Newspaper $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Academic Skills $0.00 $0.00 TBD
Student Life $10.60 $171.03 TBD
TOTAL $397.66 $403.62 TBD