UWM, a vibrant, diverse and relevant university, connects students to the cultural and economic heart of the state – preparing their minds and resumés for the global economy.
UWM enrolls and graduates more Wisconsin residents than any other institution of higher learning. The university is proud to be the most diverse campus in the state. Our expanding research portfolio and strategic partnerships demonstrate our commitment to advancing the economic health of the state.
UWM is Wisconsin's academic institution of choice.
Milwaukee is world-renowned for its summer festivals and rich culture. Brewers to ballet, pleasant parks to farmers markets, Bradford Beach to neighborhood nightlife – Milwaukee offers 365 days of awesome!
Our world-class faculty drives UWM's progress as a top research university and an engine for economic development for Southeastern Wisconsin – and beyond.
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UWM at a Glance
UWM is one of two public doctoral research universities in the state, offering almost 31,000 students a comprehensive liberal arts and professional education through 180 majors and degree programs.
Every student has a chance to succeed at UWM, with a variety of resources, support programs and flexible scheduling options to accommodate everyone, from freshmen to Ph.D. candidates.
Campus Maps and Tours
Our 104-acre East Side campus borders distinctive neighborhoods, eateries, arts and entertainment venues. Tour our campus, visit our new and free-for-students athletic center, historic academic buildings, and feel the pulse of campus life in the UWM Union.