Discover why communications student Victoria loves campus


Victoria, a Sophomore Pursuing Communications, Shares Why She Chose UWM at Washington County

“At first, I wasn’t sure where I wanted to go to college. UWM at Washington County was close to home; it’s literally five minutes from my house. I figured I could just try college here first and save some money. I’ll admit, I was a little skeptical at first and was worried I wouldn’t get that classic college experience.

“Well, I fell in love with the Washington County campus. It’s a small campus, so I was really able to connect with my professors. At larger campuses, you don’t have that opportunity, because you’re sometimes in a lecture hall with 200 people. I like the more one-on-one learning I get here. It’s a better fit for my learning style, too.

“And Washington County campus gives me the college experience, but in my own way. There are so many opportunities for students, like on-campus jobs and sports. We have tons of clubs. If you’re nervous about going to a four-year university right away, definitely start here. You get the same great college experience with caring professors, and later, if you want to transfer, it’s so much easier.”

Want to learn more? Contact us with any questions you have, sign up for a campus tour or apply now.