UW Colleges: the U for YOU!

Why UW Colleges?


The University of Wisconsin Colleges are the 14 freshman/sophomore campuses that offer an Associate of Arts and Science degree and prepare students of all ages and backgrounds to transfer into bachelors degree and professional programs.

Major Savings

Major Savings

Start at one of 14 UW Colleges campuses and save thousands of dollars with the lowest tuition in the UW System.

Guaranteed Transfer

Guaranteed Transfers

Participate in the Guaranteed Transfer Program and transfer with ease to any UW four-year campus.

Career Launch

Career Launch

Begin more than 200 majors at UW Colleges, and start your degree and career journey.

Student Organization Fair

Campus Life

From day one on campus, students have many opportunities for leadership and involvement.

Associates Degree

Earn your degree

Earn an Associate of Arts and Science (AAS) degree, the foundation for 200+ college majors.


View our courses

Choose from a variety of class options to achieve your goals, on your schedule.

Playing Football

Athletics & Recreation

Participate in varsity sports and intramurals and take advantage of recreational facilities.

Campus Housing

Campus Housing

Live on-site at 8 UW Colleges campuses and get to know your classmates.