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Mar 2017

Summer Courses For Every Interest

3/27/17By UW Colleges

Summer break is just around the corner and you're probably coming up with ways to make the most of it. The summer months are a great time to hit the lake, catch a baseball game or take a trip. If you're looking to have it all, to have some fun...

Why UW Colleges Professors Stand Out

3/21/17By UW Colleges

When you choose a college you want to make sure it's the right one for you. A good location, affordable tuition and quality academic programs are all important factors in your choice. One more major thing to think about: the quality of a school's...

UW Colleges Begins Search For New Provost

3/9/17By UW Colleges

UW Colleges and UW-Extension Chancellor Cathy Sandeen released the following statement on the search for a new Provost.

After more than three decades in service to UW Colleges—including seven as provost and vice chancellor for academic...

Feb 2017

Top Reasons Adult Students Choose UW Colleges

2/28/17By UW Colleges

The most common perception of a college student is a teen fresh out of high school, living in an on-campus dorm pursuing a bachelors degree. But according to the most recent data, around 40 percent of all college students in the U.S. are over 25...

Common-Sense Tips To Tackle College Costs

2/15/17By USA Today Network-Wisconsin
A Campus Resource Counselor from UW Colleges offers suggestions on saving money on college.

Tips To Succeed In A College Class

2/14/17By UW Colleges

Whether you're a college student fresh out of high school, you're an adult looking for a change or somewhere in the middle, college classes present unique challenges. Study strategies that worked in the past might not cut it in college and...

How Students Make The Most Of Their Time On Campus

2/7/17By UW Colleges

A new semester is just beginning, and there's no better time to get involved and try something new. Each UW Colleges campus offers ways to take part in campus life and make the most of your time in college.

Whether you're an athlete...

UW-Madison Proposes Free Tuition For First Generation Transfer Students

2/2/17By Wisconsin State Journal
First generation transfer students to UW-Madison would be eligible for free tuition under a new proposal put forward by Chancellor Rebecca Blank.

Jan 2017

Top Majors For UW Colleges Students

1/31/17By UW Colleges

College is about following your dreams and finding a career that's right for you. Whether you want to be a lawyer, doctor, engineer, broadcaster, artist or anything in between, a UW Colleges campus is a great place to start your journey.

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Why Future Students Attend Preview Days

1/25/17By UW Colleges

UW Colleges locations across the state are hosting their campus preview events in the coming weeks. These sessions give visitors a peek into life on campus as a UW Colleges student.

Potential students, parents, friends and family are all...