The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee at Washington County is a freshman/sophomore campus of the University of Wisconsin, one of the finest university systems in the world.
UWM at Washington County offers courses that are the foundation for more than 250 majors. Academic offerings include day and evening credit courses, study skills workshops and a college success course. Bachelor degree programs through UW-Oshkosh, UW-Milwaukee and UW-Platteville make it possible for students to earn a four-year degree at the West Bend campus site.
Nestled in the beautiful Kettle Moraine, all buildings on campus are inter-connected, with a courtyard in the center. The addition of the Collins Science Wing in 2002, added over 70,000 square feet of state-of-the-art science and computer labs, as well as new classroom space. The third floor of the wing was completed in 2008. This area includes lecture halls, engineering labs, faculty offices, a commons area where students can relax or study, and a new Board room.
The Washington County Foundation offers over $135,000 of scholarships for new, returning and transferring students each year, with awards ranging from $500 to full tuition.