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Mar 2018

Student Story: Tara Guden

3/13/18By UW Colleges


Freshmen at UW-Marshfield/Wood County pose for a photo near the campus statue.

Choosing a college is a tough decision. Going on a tour, meeting with a recruiter or talking to a current student is a great way to find out if a...

Student Story: Zen Johnston

3/13/18By UW Colleges

Balancing school and work can be hectic, but former student Zen Johnston managed to juggle a full class schedule and four jobs during his time at UW-Rock County. With the support of his professors, Zen became an active student and member...

Jodi's Student Story

3/7/18By UW Colleges

Many students work during their time in college to cover the expenses of a higher education. Juggling a job and a full schedule of classes can be a bit hectic. Former student Jodi Honea found a healthy balance between the two at UW-Rock...

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...