Update For Panther Families From Chief Student Affairs Officer Kelly Haag

UWM's Kelly Haag shares a message with families as the fall semester ends and preparations for the spring semester are well underway. READ MORE

Latest University Housing Information

University Housing has shared a number of end-of-semester updates with its residents over the last few weeks. This includes more information on moving out, spring enrollment, contract cancellation and room changes. READ MORE

Post-Thanksgiving Transportation Changes

Due to reduced ridership and classes moving primarily online after Thanksgiving, there are a few changes to the transportation options available on campus. Be On the Safe Side will have reduced hours, the Upark lot will be closed, the Prowl Line will not run the Commuter Route, and the MCTS UBUS schedule will be reduced. READ MORE

Campus Life During Pandemic: Masks And Distancing Help Keep Klotsche Open

Wearing a mask at the grocery store has become our new normal, but exercising in one can be a different story. Still, students visiting UWM’s Klotsche Center have adapted to the change. READ MORE

UWM College of Nursing Expanding Program To UWM at Waukesha

Students in the Waukesha area who want to obtain a four-year nursing degree from UWM will soon be able to do so almost entirely at UWM at Waukesha. The UWM College of Nursing is expanding its program to UWM at Waukesha beginning in fall 2021. READ MORE

Video: What Is Public Health?

Six Zilber School of Public Health students discuss what public health means to them, why they chose to pursue a career in public health and what attracted them to UWM.

UWM Launches New Amazon Storefront

UWM has partnered with Amazon to develop a UWM-branded storefront for officially licensed merchandise. The product selection will continue to expand and many items are available with free shipping for Prime members. BUY NOW

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

Grads Of Online Learning Program Put Skills To Use Immediately

Most students anticipate gradually putting their knowledge to work after they leave the university. However, four students who graduated in May from the School of Education’s Adult, Continuing, and Higher Education Administration program found they needed to use everything they learned about online learning, leading and advising immediately. READ MORE

Good Afternoon India, Good Morning Milwaukee

UWM allows students participating in online classes to do so asynchronously, which means students can study at the times that work best for their respective schedules. By the time Ram Ravipati wakes up for classes, it’s nearly dinner time in his family’s home. READ MORE

Continuing Updates Available On UWM's Fall 2020 Website

Updates and news items will continue to be posted on UWM's Fall 2020 Website. You can find the latest updates collected on this page and the latest FAQs are available here. There is also a COVID-19 Dashboard available and you can also ask your own question. Information for the Waukesha and Washington County campuses is also available online.

Enrollment Management Services Shift Virtual

UWM’s Enrollment Management has moved to a virtual presence. Virtual services are still available during regular office hours, and students should continue to use the services as needed.

Donate Items To Foster Youth And Homeless Youth 

Cards and snacks from home are important to college students but few foster youth and homeless youth receive them. That’s why Fostering Success at UWM developed the Care Package Donation Program. Parents of UWM students can join UWM faculty and staff in donating items for care packages distributed to foster youth and homeless youth attending UWM.

Panthers Protect Panthers Website 

UWM has a website to educate students on slowing the spread of COVID-19 and keeping the community safe. There is also a COVID-19 Self-Care and Monitoring Guide available for students.

Milwaukee Winter Parking Regulations 

The city of Milwaukee's winter parking regulations are now in effect for streets around the UWM campus. Regulations run through March 1.

UWM Expands COVID-19 Testing To All Employees, Community

UWM has joined other UW System campuses in serving as a location for a federal “surge testing” effort aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19 in areas where there have been recent spikes. The six-week program done in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services uses Abbott BinaxNOW antigen tests that provide results in about 15 minutes.

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.

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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