For Students

Accessibility Services

University of Wisconsin‐Milwaukee at Waukesha strives to meet the needs of all our students. Direct questions about accessibility services to the Solution Center. Visit the accessibility services page to learn more about accessibility services and policies.

Emergency Grant

The UW Colleges Emergency Grant is available to students with an unexpected financial crisis that would cause a student to not complete the term. Expenses such as unexpected medical expenses, car repair, travel expenses for a family emergency and replacement of items due to theft/fire damage. Funds cannot be used for tuition, textbooks, student fees, alcohol or tobacco, groceries, entertainment, legal services,  fines or forfeitures resulting from legal violations or ongoing monthly expenses such as; rent, credit card bills, or utilities. No more than two grants per academic year per student, not to exceed $500 total is available.  Please contact your the Solution Center for more information.  

Health & Wellness

The University provides a range of services to support student health and wellness including alcohol and drug education and counseling services. Students who aren't already covered by a family member's policy are encouraged to sign up for health insurance.

Adult Students

UWM at Waukesha  welcomes adult students!  We've helped lots of adults achieve their goals and dreams at the Waukesha campus. Whether you seek a new or enhanced career, want to take a course for intellectual enrichment or something in-between, you can do it and we can help.

Student Affairs

The Student Affairs Office assists students with: admissions, financial aid, scholarships, veterans' affairs, registration, student records, new student orientation and placement testing. Special programs and/or services are available for adult students, multicultural students and students with disabilities.

Student Handbook

As a University of Wisconsin‐Milwaukee at Waukesha student, you have certain rights and responsibilities respecting your relationship with your fellow students and the University. The rules, regulations and policies you will find in this booklet are intended to foster an environment of mutual respect for you and your fellow students and to enhance the educational environment of your campus. Here you will find the most current information on UW policies, common procedures, student rights, and campus expectations. 

Student Handbook
Student Expectations and Rights
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

Voting Guide

Voting is both a right and a responsibility for an engaged citizen. UWM at Waukesha encourages everyone to exercise the right to vote.

A photo ID will be required at the polls for upcoming elections. Most students will still be able to use a Wisconsin driver’s license or State of Wisconsin ID, which already meet voter ID requirements.

Free Voter ID cards can be obtained by UWM at Waukesha students at the campus library.

For complete information on voting as a student please check out the University of Wisconsin System Voting Guide.


Students can purchase textbooks, course materials, school supplies, campus apparel and more at the campus bookstore

Wireless Printing

Please visit the wireless network page for more information.