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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...

A Day-In-The-Life: Adam Yarish

11/8/17By UW Colleges

College. It's hectic. From the late nights to the early mornings and the occasional week where you have four separate papers due, a day-in-the-life of a college student is rarely uneventful. Here’s a look at a typical day for me, Adam, a...

A New Path After Years Of Service

11/7/17By UW Colleges

Megan Syverson served in the Navy for 9 years, 2 months and 26 days. She knew she wanted...

UW Colleges' Winter Playlist

11/6/17By UW Colleges

The air is crisp. Snow crunches under your boots. You have a constantly runny nose. Ah yes, it’s winter in Wisconsin. Though this time of year can be magical with fresh snowfalls and the holidays, we know the cold can get you down. We...

Oct 2017

Top 5 Winterim Experiences

10/25/17By UW Colleges

Winter break is the perfect time to squeeze in a class before spring semester starts. Maybe you’re looking to catch up on credits or just want to make your semesters lighter. Whatever the reason, UW Colleges has a variety of Winterim courses for...