University of Wisconsin Parkside

New York City, New York, United States
Parkside students receive a strong return on their investment. We empower our graduates and certificate recipients with the knowledge and practical skills vital to achieving personal and professional success in the changing local and global communities in which they live and work. 

About

History

Since 1968, the University of Wisconsin-Parkside has been enriching minds and changing lives of those who attend. That rich legacy continues today.

Education

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is a dynamic learning community grounded in academic excellence and focused on student success, diversity, inclusion and community engagement. The campus will be a premier comprehensive public institution and a destination of choice, serving as a focal point of local, regional and global progress.

Research

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is committed to high-quality educational programs, creative and scholarly activities, and services responsive to its diverse student population, and its local, national and global communities.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)

Services

Student services

From Academic Advising to Student Affairs, all student service offices are here to help you have a great experience at UWP. Whether you are looking for computer labs, have a health concern, or need to take a placement test, we offer a variety of services for your convenience.

Housing services

Whether you’re looking for experience to supplement your career ambitions or just want to try something fun, we offer a variety of ways - clubs and organizations, student government, leadership - to do the things you'll love. Find meaningful volunteer opportunities. Pledge Greek life. Become the next student body president. Do something amazing.

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is located in the town of Somers, Kenosha County, minutes from downtown Kenosha and downtown Racine, and about one hour from Milwaukee or Chicago. Here, on our idyllic campus set on 700 acres of natural Wisconsin prairie and woodland, you'll find energetic students making the most of their higher-education experience.

Sports facilities

As the only NCAA Division II school in Wisconsin, UWP athletics and the associated Sports and Activity Center exists to serve students, student athletes and the community at large. If you looking for some great sports action, check out one of the many athletics events on campus.

Accreditation

One of 13 baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate degree-granting campuses in the esteemed University of Wisconsin System, Parkside is accredited by the following agencies:

  • The Higher Learning Commission, (HLC) a commission of the North Central Association.
  • The College of Business, Economics, and Computing is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business-International (AACSB).
  • The chemistry degree program is approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS).

New York City, New York, United States

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