UW Whitewater

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

800 W Main St, Whitewater, United States
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About University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater is a school located in Whitewater, WI, US with a total of 1421 courses available to enroll in.

Founded in 1868 as The Whitewater Normal School for Teachers, The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater went through several permutations before finally joining the Wisconsin state university system as an official university in 1971. Since that time, U.W.-W. has offered the full range of undergraduate and graduate degrees as part of a state wide system. With an undergraduate enrollment of just over 13,000, the university occupies approximately 400 acres on a suburban campus about 50 miles west of Milwaukee. It is rated in the top 100 public universities in the Midwest.

The UW-Whitewater Warhawks are part of the NCAA Division III athletics system. Students can also participate in intramural sports and athletics. The campus center houses an art gallery and a bowling alley as well as a full range of student clubs and organizations.

Known for their business school and speech pathology program, UW-Whitewater is one of the best options especially for residents of the state of Wisconsin. Student reviews for UW-Whitewater cite the relatively small campus and small class sizes as major appeals. The university seems to appeal especially to students who attended smaller high schools who are just not interested in getting lost in giant university cultures.

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