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Become part of the Waukesha campus community and experience the best of both worlds: exceptional education from a top-research university and small classes where you’ll know your professors. Students who choose UWM at Waukesha earn an affordable two-year degree and get a valuable start on a four-year degree. We also welcome nontraditional students who wish to expand their current skill set or explore a new interest.

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  • November 11, 2020

    UWM and other UW System campuses are serving as locations for a six-week federal “surge testing” effort aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19. The program done in partnership with UW System and the U.S. Department of Health and Human… Read More

  • November 9, 2020

    We’re excited to announce that UWM’s College of Nursing BSN program is expanding to our Waukesha campus in Fall 2021. Students can now complete a four-year nursing degree almost entirely at our Waukesha campus. The program will provide Waukesha and… Read More

  • November 6, 2020

    UWM’s College of General Studies and the Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership are excited to welcome political leader Kay Coles James in a virtual webinar on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020. Spots for this virtual event are limited and… Read More

  • October 13, 2020

    The UWM at Waukesha Foundation announced that the 2020 Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books scheduled for a virtual event on November 6 and 7 will not be presented as planned due to circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Festival,… Read More

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