UWM students sitting outside in the grass

Seeing our campus in person, meeting with an admissions counselor or attending a visit program are some of the best ways to get to know UW-Milwaukee. We offer a variety of UWM visit options to help you explore our university in the way that’s most convenient for you.

Main campus on Milwaukee’s east side offering bachelor’s, masters and doctoral degree programs.

Branch campus in Waukesha offering associate degree programs and a bachelor’s degree program in nursing.

During a UWM campus tour, you’ll see some of our favorite campus features, like the UWM Fountain.

Visit UW-Milwaukee

See our campus for yourself and learn how UWM can be the right fit for you!

Tours are available six days a week during the school year and Monday through Friday in the summer months. On our 90-minute campus tour, you’ll learn more about our academic programs, see inside a residence hall, walk through major campus hubs, talk to an admissions advisor and more.

UWM Virtual Tour

Get to know the UWM main campus from the comfort and convenience of home with our virtual campus tour.

Our 360-degree virtual tour allows you to imagine yourself on our main campus located just five minutes from Lake Michigan and 10 minutes from downtown. The virtual tour also includes our downtown locations: UWM Panther Arena, the School of Freshwater Sciences and the Zilber School of Public Health.

See our campus for yourself! Tours are available six days a week during the school year and Monday through Friday in the summer.
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These events are designed to help admitted students get acclimated to campus, meet with academic programs and connect with other future Panthers.
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Whether you’re thinking about transferring schools or you’ve made it a goal to complete your four-year degree, visiting UWM on Transfer Visit Day is the best way to learn if UWM is the right fit for you.
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View prerecorded presentations about UWM, including enrollment next steps, online learning, our admissions process and more.
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Explore the City of Milwaukee

Sitting on the coast of beautiful Lake Michigan, Milwaukee is a big, bustling city with a friendly, small-town feel. UWM students get all the career benefits of paid internships and networking opportunities while enjoying a tight-knit campus nestled in Milwaukee’s historic east side neighborhood. Come see for yourself what makes our city special.

UWM students playing volley ball on the beach5 minutes from the beach
UWM students walking in outside in Milwaukee60+ festivals and events in the city every year
1,400acres of beaches and lakefront parks
UWM students on scooters with lighthouse in the backgroundDiscover our east side neighborhood
7Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Milwaukee
UWM student portraitMake career connections
1,400+businesses hosting UWM interns