An education at UWM Graduate School is more than just a degree. It’s an experience. Whether you are interested in a professional master’s degree, advancing your career with a certification, or conducting research and obtaining your doctorate, you can be confident that we are just as committed to your education as you are. Here is a little bit about us…

  • We are a vibrant community of nearly 24,000 students, including nearly 4,400 graduate students. Our campus is the most diverse in the UW System.
  • UWM is competitively priced compared with other public research universities and costs significantly less than private colleges. Assistantships, fellowships and scholarships can make a UWM graduate degree even more affordable.
  • Our distinctive programs include the only dedicated School of Freshwater Sciences in America, the only dedicated public health school in Wisconsin and only school in the UW System dedicated solely to the performing and fine arts, among many other top-ranked programs.
Centers, labs170+and institutes
Awarded$6,000,000in assistantships, fellowships and scholarships
Students from over90countries


UWM Graduate School
Mitchell Hall Room 261
3203 N. Downer Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Mailing Address
Mitchell Hall Room 261
P.O. Box 340
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0340

Phone: 414-229-6569
Hours: M-F, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

The Graduate School’s office is located in Mitchell Hall, Room 261
Normal office hours: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Note: The Graduate School’s physical office in Mitchell hall is currently on summer hours which are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and closed on Fridays. The office will also be closed to the public the week of July 15th-19th. In addition to our physical office hours, the Graduate School functions are also being performed virtually, and we are here to support you. If you have questions or need assistance, you can contact us through email at: Or set up an appointment with us at: