UWM, a vibrant, diverse and relevant university, connects students to the cultural and economic heart of the state – preparing their minds and resumés for the global economy. Our expanding research portfolio and strategic partnerships demonstrate our commitment to advancing the economic health of Wisconsin.
As one of two public doctoral research universities in the state, UWM offers over 27,000 students a comprehensive liberal arts and professional education through more than 180 programs of study. Every student has a chance to succeed at UWM, with a variety of resources, support programs and flexible scheduling options to accommodate everyone, from freshmen to Ph.D. candidates.
UWM is proud of its internships, programs and partnerships with hundreds of local businesses and arts organizations – including industry leaders like Johnson Controls, Harley-Davidson and the Milwaukee Art Museum – that connect students to real-life learning experience.