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Feb 2018

How Attending Preview Day Can Help You Choose The Right College

2/19/18By UW Colleges

Choosing the right college is a big decision. You can make sure it's the right fit by...

5 Ways to Beat The Winter Blues

2/14/18By UW Colleges

On the morning of February 2nd, Punxsutawney Phil predicted 6 more weeks of winter. (As if the season wasn’t long enough already). For many of us, the winter blues start to kick in around this time. To help you stay on track and keep your spirits...

Find Your Compatible Major

2/5/18By UW Colleges

It's not easy finding the perfect major. With all the options you have out there, we thought technology could help with the decision. Enter major, the hottest new app* that helps students find their compatible field of study. Here are a few...

Account Password Updates For Students

2/1/18By UW Colleges

UW Colleges students will be required to change their passwords in the coming weeks in an effort by the UW System to ensure the highest level of online security. The UW Colleges Central Information Technology Services (CITS) team is in...

Jan 2018

UW Colleges By The Numbers

1/29/18By UW Colleges

The University of Wisconsin Colleges is a unique institution in the UW System. Our campuses can be found all over the state and we serve as an institution of access for all college students. Here are a few facts and figures to...

60th Annual Grammy Awards: Staff Predictions

1/24/18By UW Colleges

Attention music lovers, the 2018 Grammy Awards will take place Sunday, January 28. Get ready for another year of spectacular performances and the chance to see your favorite artists take home a Grammy. To celebrate, we reached out to one...

Infographic: Common Myths About Returning To School

1/3/18By UW Colleges

Returning to school after some time away can be scary. Many adult students haven't been in a classroom in years, and academic life is different than working or serving in the military. This new environment and uncertainty about...

Dec 2017

UW Colleges: Plans For Winter Break

12/13/17By UW Colleges

The fall semester is nearly over and students are ready to enjoy a well-deserved break. Just because students are away though, doesn't mean faculty and staff are taking it easy. For many, winter break is a time to prepare classes for next...

Engineering At UW Colleges: A World Of Possibilities

12/5/17By UW Colleges

Engineering student Jens Carter

Not long ago, engineering and physics student Jens Carter wanted to study law. It didn't take him long to figure out it wasn't...

Nov 2017

New Year’s Resolution: Take a Winterim Course

11/27/17By UW Colleges

The New Year is around the corner and that means it’s time to make some resolutions! What about a goal that you could complete before the year has barely started? We are talking about taking a Winterim course this winter break. This goal has many...