Planning for the Future – Summer

The Planning for the Future Summer Reading and Writing Program at UWM is an intense four-week program. Students will experience skill-building and enrichment levels based on academic grades and grade level. The goal of the program is to equip students with the tools needed to develop effective math, english and science (SMART) skills needed to prepare them for the upcoming school year.

Program also includes:

  • Life Skills and Leadership Workshops
  • Majors and Careers Exploration
  • 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 Summer Program students should be:

  • Interested in developing academic, leadership and social skills
  • 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.

  1. Complete the Planning for the Future Program Application
  2. Attach the most recent report card
  3. 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 students will have to be eligible for free or reduced price lunch.


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