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UWM at Washington County

When you join the Washington County campus community, you’ll be part of small, welcoming classes with exceptional professors who value mentorship. Washington County is a fantastic way to receive a two-year degree and start a four-year degree at an affordable price. We also welcome nontraditional students who want to explore a new interest or expand their skill set.

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  • April 28, 2021

    UWM’s College of General Studies is very proud to announce the Fall 2020 Dean’s List. The following students are College of General Studies students attending UWM at Washington County or UWM at Waukesha who received Dean’s Honors. Alecia Acevedo Megan… Read More

  • April 20, 2021

    The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, including the two branch campuses in Washington County and Waukesha, received a platinum¬†seal for excellence in student voter engagement from a leading voter advocacy group after voting rates increased in the 2018 midterm election. This platinum… Read More

  • April 12, 2021

    This week we celebrate the city and the surrounding area that we call home with our first ever 414 for UWM: Day of Giving. UWM provides knowledge, ideas and opportunities for students, a pipeline of talent for businesses, culture for… Read More

  • February 17, 2021

    UWM at Washington County’s growing engineering lab recently received an industry equipment donation thanks to a passionate student’s thoughtful contribution! When Garrett Schmitt realized that his workplace intended to replace an older model Lulzbot Mini 3D printer, he convinced his… Read More

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