Testing And Quarantine/Isolation: Key Questions And Answers

UWM continues to provides answers to questions posed by families and students as regularly as possible. A variety of topics surrounding testing and quarantine or isolation have emerged as ones consistently of interest as the University navigates through the fall 2020 semester. READ MORE

VIDEO: Tour The UWM COVID-19 Testing Center

UW-Milwaukee Campus Health Officer Aamir Siddiqi tours through the COVID-19 testing center in the UWM Student Union.

Housing 'Go Bag Essentials' Recommendation

UWM’s University Housing has prepared a “Go Bag Essentials” list for students to reference should they be required to quarantine or isolate because of COVID-19 positive tests or contact tracing. This information has been regularly shared with students, but families can also assist by making sure their students are prepared should they have to relocate to a different room or building within University Housing. READ MORE

COVID-19 Screening Test Available To Off-Campus Students

Students at the Milwaukee campus who live off-campus have several options for testing. Those with symptoms should make an appointment to be tested at Norris Health Center. Off-campus students who don’t have symptoms can get a test in the UWM Student Union beginning Friday, Sept. 25. READ MORE

Testing Updates For Waukesha, Washington County Students

Free at-home testing is now available to College of General Studies students who are showing symptoms of COVID-19. The tests are self-administered PCR tests, the same high-quality testing used at hospitals and clinics. READ MORE

Resources Available From Dean Of Students

The Dean of Students Office has several resources available to help support students’ success. Students who have the most urgent need for these resources should contact the Dean of Students Office immediately to access these resources. READ MORE

Register Today For Virtual Family Week

This year's Family Weekend is moving online and will include a full week of activities! All events are designed for you to join from home, while your student can join from wherever they are living this school year. Highlighted events include a Virtual Olympics, Family Trivia, a UWM Planetarium Show, presentations throughout the week on topics of interest, and more. Plus you can also register for the annual Panther Prowl and join the Panther Families team for this year's virtual race. READ MORE

Upcoming Student Leadership Program Opportunities

Student Leadership Programs invites your student to join with a community of fellow students to explore who they are, how they want to lead, and how they will create positive change in the community. A number of programs are available. READ MORE

UREC Offering Virtual, In-Person Opportunities

University Recreation opened the Klotsche Center and Pavilion this fall with an initial focus on cardio and strength experiences, individual activity and programming that can be offered while maintaining physical distance. While there are modifications to building hours, capacity, space availability, services and programs, there is a commitment to provide ways to experience UREC in-person in the fall. In-person activities have been published for Intramural Sports, Group-X, and Outdoor Pursuits. READ MORE

Show Your Panther Pride With ShopUWM.com

Whether you're looking for a gift for your UWM student or trying to find an item to help show your Panther Pride, ShopUWM.com is your one-stop shop for all things Panther and UWM. From shirts and hats to sweatshirts and drinkware, ShopUWM.com has something for everyone. Plus, royalties from the sales of UWM merchandise are directed to student scholarships. SHOP NOW

Continuing Updates Available On UWM's Fall 2020 Website

Updates and news items will continue to be posted on UWM's Fall 2020 Website as events warrant. Be sure to regularly check the site for additional updates, including consistently updated FAQs and the COVID-19 Dashboard. You can also ask your own question. Information for the Waukesha and Washington County campuses is also available online.

Flu Clinic Dates Set For Fall 2020 

A number of dates for 2020 Fall Seasonal Flu Clinics on the Milwaukee campus are now set. Due to COVID-19, the flu clinics will be by appointment only. An online link for making appointments will be available closer to the date of the first clinic.

Panthers Protect Panthers Website 

UWM has a website to educate students on slowing the spread of COVID-19 and keeping the community safe.

UWM Food Pantry Open, Accepting Donations

The UWM Food Center and Pantry is open this fall and accepting online donations. It is currently operating Thursdays out of the 8th Note Coffeehouse in the UWM Union, with hopes of adding additional open hours during the semester. Contributions can also be made to the food pantry through their Amazon wishlist as well as through the UWM Foundation.

Milwaukee Athletics COVID-19 Updates Available Online

Updates on the 2020-21 athletics seasons are being shared online. The official website of the Milwaukee Panthers - mkepanthers.com - has the latest athletics updates related to COVID-19 and a series of frequently asked questions. The information is helpful to student-athletes, parents and Panther fans.

Off-Campus COVID-19 Testing Sites

Impact 2-1-1 provides the latest list and hours for COVID-19 testing sites across Milwaukee County. Additionally, there is a listing of testing sites across the state, including in Waukesha and Washington County.

Effectively Navigate Today’s Remote Workplace

UWM's School of Continuing Education has scheduled a series of courses to help navigate the new “at a distance” workplace. A number of courses are still scheduled for October, November and December. Plus, business certificate and remote group training options remain available.

Panther Pride Website

Show your Panther Pride by downloading yard signs, Facebook frames, video backgrounds and more. This website is a great resource for FREE graphics and more content is being added regularly.

Chancellor's Student Success Fund

The Chancellor’s Student Success Fund will provide a wide range of emergency financial assistance, including scholarships, to keep students on the path to success. Please consider a donation.
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