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Our outstanding faculty come to us from across the globe, and 93% have a Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field.
Graduating student
We’ve created such special programs as our Fresh Start Program, a comprehensive First-Year Experience Program, Service Learning/Internship programs, and The Academic Success Center.
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UW-Waukesha students can choose from a variety of degree options, including our new Bachelor of Applied Arts & Sciences degree.
students studying
We provide the foundation coursework for any major in the University of Wisconsin System at the lowest cost.
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At UW-Waukesha you get the best of both a small, personal college and a publicly-funded university!

  • Small classes and lots of personal attention
  • First-class UW instruction offering a wide variety of courses for any major
  • Financial savings sufficient to pay junior-year costs at another UW campus
  • Academic research opportunities
  • Student organizations
  • Honors program and honor society
  • Free tutoring
  • Guaranteed transfer to other UW schools and to many private colleges
To get the best start for the life you want, start college at UW-Waukesha, a freshman/sophomore campus of the University of Wisconsin.