Planning for the Future – Academic Year

The Planning for the Future Program at UWM offers an academic year program for middle school students in 6th through 8th grade. The program operates October through May. This program aims to address the needs of students through educational and social activities.

Program includes:

  • Workshops Include: Life Skills, Leadership, Study Skills, and Social Skills
  • Majors and Careers Exploration
  • Tutoring (Quest Project) and Advising
  • Guest Speaker Presentations
  • Campus Tours, Field Trips and Social Activities
  • Positive and Supportive Learning Environment


In order to participate in the Planning for the Future Academic Year students should be:

  • Interested in developing academic, leadership and social skills
  • Currently in 6th-8th grade
  • Mature and Responsible
  • Willingness to attend entire program year

How to Register

Please register by mail or call the program office at (414) 229-5940 to receive an application.

Fax (414)229-2592 or Mail all of the above to:
Planning for the Future Program
Attention: Registration
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
PO Box 413, Mitchell Hall Room 121
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

Please Note: No partial applications will be accepted. Submitting a complete application does not guarantee acceptance into the program and you will be notified by mail of your status.

Policies and Fees

DPI Scholarships are available. In order to be eligible for the DPI scholarship ALL students MUST be eligible for free or reduced price lunch. If you are ELIGIBLE this program is FREE.


Larissa Lampkins-Cobb
Pre-College Services Manager
Planning for the Future
Future Success Program

Contact Us

Telephone: 414-229-5940

Office Location:

Mitchell Hall Rm. 121
3203 N Downer Ave.
Milwaukee WI 53211

Mailing Address:

Planning for the Future
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee WI 53201-0413