UWM’s College of Nursing is home to Wisconsin’s largest nursing program, and for more than 50 years, it has provided life-saving training to health professionals in Wisconsin’s commercial, cultural and economic capital.
The college is consistently ranked in the top 15% of colleges of nursing with graduate programs by U.S. News and World Report, and UWM is of the nation’s top 131 research universities as recognized by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
Milwaukee offers future students a vibrant city on the shores of Lake Michigan just 90 minutes north of Chicago. Milwaukee boasts a beautiful lakefront, a world-class art museum, hundreds of parks and recreational opportunities, major league sports, a range of unique restaurants and exciting events all year round. Big enough to offer big city amenities, small enough that it’s possible to get most places within 20 minutes.
Scholarships & Funding
We understand that financial support is important to every student.
A variety of options are available to help future students finance their education at UWM, including over $500,000 in nursing scholarships awarded annually, as well as loans, grants, student employment, fellowships, military education benefits and more.
Nursing Scholars and Honors Programs
At UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing, students have opportunities to be in programs such as our Nursing Scholars Program, Honors College or live in the Health Care Living Learning Community.
Learn more about the variety of options we offer that can enhance your college experience at UW-Milwaukee.