The Roberto Hernández Center is committed to ensuring the success of Latino students at UWM. The Center’s bilingual academic advisors/coaches assist students and their parents with navigating the university environment in a manner that is professional, friendly and culturally sensitive.

Students are encouraged to meet with their advisors early and often for help selecting classes, fulfilling requirements, complying with policies and procedures and more. Advisors are available by appointment during regular business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm. Please call our main desk to schedule an appointment at (414) 229-6156.

Appointments Will Be Held Via “Teams”

The RHC is conducting all Academic Advising and Coaching appointments through MicrosoftTeams – a great tool for audio/video conversation, chatting, screen sharing, and more! Please download Teams onto your phone/computer from your UWM Microsoft Office365 page.

At the time of your appointment, click the link to “Join Microsoft Teams meeting” in your email confirmation or in your Outlook Calendar invite. If you cannot download the Teams App, phone appointments are available. To learn more about Teams, click this link!

Walk-In Advising Hours – Spring 2021 Semester

Weekly virtual walk-in advising is on Wednesdays from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.

Click HERE for virtual walk-ins for the REST of Spring 2021 (Every Wednesday 9:30 – 11:00 AM)


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