Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UWM is not currently offering on-campus tours. Please explore our virtual visit options.

Sample life as a UWM student both in and out of the classroom.

Learn how the city of Milwaukee will enhance your education. Meet current UWM students to get the inside scoop on being a Panther. Chat with advisors about majors and more!

Our Meet Milwaukee (Milwaukee campus) events are over for the academic year.  However, you can learn more about our opportunities on a campus tour or, if interested in our associate degree-campus Meet Milwaukee events, click here.

With the beach five minutes away, UW-Milwaukee is in the perfect location to enjoy everything the city of Milwaukee has to offer, including the Milwaukee Art Museum, Summerfest, watching the Brewers play at Miller Park and hanging out on the East Side.

What happens at Meet Milwaukee?  You and your guest(s) will:

  • Check in on the Union Concourse (from 8:30-9: 00a.m).
  • Have an opportunity to meet with academic departments and discuss majors.
  • Learn how to prepare for college and next steps.
  • Find out about UWM campus traditions and experience why so many students are excited to share their Panther Pride!
  • See why UWM is an exceptional education at a great value and learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities available to all future Panthers.
  • Check out where the hot spots are in Milwaukee and how the city can enhance your learning experience.
  • Take tours!  School/college, residence hall, neighborhood trolley and campus tours – choose one or two and get a good feel for the university and surrounding community!

Click HERE for a sample agenda of the day (p.s. on the day of the event, you will receive a personalized agenda with your specific information, the day tailored just for you!).

If you are interested in going to a school with lively campus life, over 300 student organizations, and a Division I athletics program, UWM is the right fit for you. We offer a little bit of everything to all students, so come and get to know us better at our Meet Milwaukee event!

Questions or concerns? Contact our Welcome Center Front Desk at (414) 229-4397 or uwmtours@uwm.edu

Another Meet Milwaukee Opportunity

Are you thinking about getting your two-year degree, or starting with your associate degree and transferring to a four-year university for your bachelor’s degree?  If so, we’ve got Meet Milwaukee events to suit your needs at our campuses at Waukesha and Washington County.

Click this link to start exploring our two-year campuses!