Panther Prep Online Application

Panther Prep

Panther Prep is a one-week residential camp for High-School students interested in attending the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This program works to introduce students to the college environment by experiencing a week long dorm stay, simulated college classrooms, assistance in college applications, and event discovery on campus.

Student Legal Name(Required)
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UWM permits all individuals on its premises, including participants in this program, to use the facilities that align with their gender identification
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Student transcripts will be used to help students with the college application aspect of Panther Prep
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Student Interests

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  • Engineering/Architectural Design
  • Technology/Information Sciences/Data Analytics
  • Education/Social Services
  • Film/Performance Arts
  • Visual Arts/Drawing/Ceramics
  • Law/Government
  • Business/Communications
  • Natural Sciences
  • Health Care/Medicine
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Primary Contact Information

Must be an adult 18 years of age or older
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Emergency Contact Information

Must be an adult 18 years of age or older
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Housing Selection

Panther Prep includes a week long stay on UWMs campus, please complete this section so we can pair you with a roommate.
Roommates must request each other before assignment can be made.
Sleep Habits(Required)
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describe yourself in a few words.
UWM Panther Prep Provides an Opt-Out option for any student who does not feel comfortable or cannot be accommodated. Students will be required to picked up/dropped off by the parent or guardian of the student or via city bus.

Payment Information

If you do not qualify for free/reduced lunch please mail a check to UWM Planning For the Future PO Box 413 Milwaukee, WI 53201
If your student qualifies for free and reduced lunch please upload form found on the Panther Prep homepage. Section one should be completed before you turn this in.
Max. file size: 5 MB.

Panther Prep Permission Release

I, the parent or guardian, give my permission for my child/ward to participate in the activities identified as academic enrichment activities, workshops, outdoor activities, and field trips. I understand that all programs taking place at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus are being consented to by signing this contract.
I understand that the University may take photographs and or videos of camp participants and activities. I agree that UWM Panther Prep shall be the owner of and may use such photographs and/or videos relating to the promotion of future campus activities. I relinquish all rights that I may claim in relation to the use of said photographs.
Students are expected to respect and be courteous to one another, staff, and teachers. Disruptive behavior such as but not limited to hitting, name-calling, and excessive phone use will not be tolerated. These situations will be handled as follows: Incident 1- Verbal warning to student, Incident 2- a written warning to parents, Incident 3- Removal from Panther Prep . Handling of situations may be determined by the Program Manager dependent on the severity of the incident.
I hereby voluntarily agree to assume all risks and responsibilities surrounding my child`s participation in the Panther Prep Program. I understand that, depending on the subject matter and activities of this class, including field trips, there may be inherent risks, dangerous conditions, or harmful consequences if I allow my child’s participation in this program. I hereby consent and agree to indemnify the Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System on behalf of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, its officers, agents, employees, and volunteers from any liability of claims on account of damage to personal property, or personal injury or death, misconduct, or recklessness on the part of the university. I understand that by agreeing to this clause I am releasing claims and giving up substantial rights, including my right to sure.