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UWM Graduate School McNair Visit Day

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Register here: McNair at UWM Virtual Visit Day – Graduate School

On Friday, June 24, 2022 the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) Graduate School will again virtually host its annual McNair Visit Day! This is a fantastic opportunity for McNair Scholars (and prospective graduate students) to learn about UWM’s graduate application process, funding opportunities, and life as a graduate student at our R1 University. McNair Scholars are encouraged to complete a virtual campus tour ahead of the visit day as well as reach out to their graduate program of interest to learn more about graduate research and education at UWM.


    • 10:00AM-10:30AM | Welcome to the UWM Graduate School

Assistant Dean of Graduate Education, Erin Fox-Opening Comments-McNair Alumni at UWM Graduate School
Interim Dean of the Graduate School, Dr. Jason Puskar-Previewing the Visit Day + reminder of links
AOP Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, Dana-Maria Baldwin-About Milwaukee

    • 10:30AM-11:30AM | Notes from the UWM Graduate Student

-McNair Alumni/AOP Fellow Panel with Q&A
Dana-Maria Baldwin

    • 11:30AM-12:00PM | Becoming a UWM Graduate Student

-How to Apply to Grad School with Q&A
Graduate Education Recruiter, Elizabeth Farrow-Advice from UWM Faculty

    • 12:00PM-1:00PM | Succeeding as a UWM Graduate Student

-Types of Funding at UWM Graduate School
Dana-Maria Baldwin-Resources for Graduate Students at UWM-Closing Comments
Dana-Maria Baldwin

    • 1:00PM-2:00PM | Meet & Greet with Graduate Program Representatives

-McNair Scholar Meetings


June 24
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


UWM Graduate School
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