Campus Life

What are my available housing options? What’s the best place to eat on campus? Where will I park and how can I get around? How can I get involved on campus? If these are among your burning questions, find out what campus has to offer.

Navigate the Campus Life webpage to find the answers!


On-campus living learning environments that inspire growth and development.

University Recreation (UREC)
Inspiring students to achieve a healthy, balanced lifestyle through recreational pursuits.

Student Union
Provides programs, services, and facilities to find community and build relationships that support and complement students’ academic journey.

Student Involvement (SI)
One-stop shop for events, involvement opportunities, and student organizations.

Student Association (Student Government)
Enrich the student experience through representation, advocacy, and the funding of services and activities that improve student life.

Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership and Research
Provides opportunities for students through volunteerism, service-learning, and community-based work-study options.

Center for International Education
Supports international education initiatives including International Admissions, Study Abroad, Global Studies, and more.

Inclusive Excellence Center
Facilitates a welcoming and inviting community of support for UWM students focusing on culture and diversity.

Undergraduate Research
Central location for students seeking on-campus research opportunities.

Tickets, schedules, and information about the 13 athletic teams representing UWM.

Career Planning and Resource Center
Works directly with students supporting career planning through career-related education, internships, jobs, and more.

  • Handshake
    UWM’s comprehensive employment platform.

Reserve Officers’ Training Corps
Combines electives with any degree to provide leadership development opportunities for students seeking to become Army officers.

Need to Know

Be On The Safe Side (B.O.S.S.)
Safe and free ride service for UWM students.

Accessibility Resource Center
Provides equal access for students with disabilities to the University’s academic, social, cultural, and recreational programs.

Promotes student success, research excellence, and community engagement by providing scholarly resources and services.

Parking and Transit
Comprehensive site for travel services include taking public transportation, driving, or biking to campus.

Restaurant Operations
Information on a wide variety of dining and retail options across the UWM campus.

  • Meal Plans
    Information on the meal plan options, including the Resident Meal Plan.

Your one-stop technology shop.

UWM Virtual Bookstore
Opportunities to purchase, rent, or sell textbooks – including a Price Match Guarantee.

UWM’s Apparel and Merchandise retail location.

Credit Union
The UW Credit Union is a federally insured financial institution offering a full range of consumer financial services.

Health Services (Norris)
On-campus health and mental health services providing treatment and assisting students to understand their health needs and make healthy choices.

Campus Technology 
Offers multiple services and resources to empower student’s success both in and out of the classroom – including a Walk-in Help Desk.