What We Do

Divisional Priorities

Staff in Student Affairs provide services, programs, and resources to help students learn and grow outside of the classroom. Student Affairs complements the academic mission of UWM in ways that help students and UWM realize their goals. Some things we do in Student Affairs for students include:

  • Enhance student learning
  • Mentor students
  • Promote leadership skills
  • Counsel students through crises

Student Affairs uses the following priorities to help guide our services to all UWM students:

Health & Wellbeing

We create a broader understanding of wellness and develop an inclusive and affirming culture of wellbeing in order to promote overall staff wellness. View more

Student Connection

We use best practices to inspire student belonging, leadership, UWM traditions, delivery of student services and service opportunities. View more

Equity and Justice

We foster an environment that supports equity and justice by promoting assessment and accountability, diversifying voices and prospective, and encouraging recruitment and retention. View more

Alignment

We align ourselves in accordance with the campus community by supporting the Chancellor’s priorities, value-added partnerships, collaborative academic affair and partnerships, and outcome communication. View more

Experiential Learning

By providing hands-on learning experiences for students and staff, we promote cultures, languages, data sharing, internship opportunities, and work program reflections. View more