There is no better time to explore a graduate program at UWM!

UWM has been classified as an R1 research institution by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a rating given to only 146 of the nearly 4,000 universities evaluated. UWM is one of only two universities in Wisconsin that received the rating.

We continue to grow in size and stature, with outstanding faculty in our more than 135 graduate programs in a broad variety of fields. Our distinguished professors are recognized for making a profound impact on their respective fields and creating a vibrant research community in which they mentor the next generation of master’s and doctoral scholars.

Take a graduate school tour, where you will explore all the campus has to offer. UWM offers in-person campus tours as well as a virtual visit option; explore our virtual tour option at the bottom of this page.

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:

Graduate School

Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

We are excited to show off our Milwaukee campus with in-person tours! It is necessary to register in advance because tours are limited and fill up fast. After registering, you will receive more information when your tour registration is confirmed.