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The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is among the top public regional universities in the Midwest, preparing its 11,000 students to excel now and in the future. Our nationally recognized study abroad and service learning programs help students think globally while serving their local communities. Our distinct academic programs and many opportunities to conduct meaningful research with faculty prepare students to succeed in the workplace or graduate school.

Often described as Wisconsin's most beautiful campus, UW-Eau Claire sits along the Chippewa River in the heart of Eau Claire, western Wisconsin's largest city. The campus and region offer everything from world-class entertainment to beautiful bike trails. With strong academics and a vibrant student life, our students enjoy an exceptional college experience.

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UW-Eau Claire's ambitious students learn from talented professors who have a passion for teaching. Students are active on and off campus through involvement in campus and community organizations, music and performance venues, service projects, study abroad programs, and internships. Our students successfully compete for prestigious awards and scholarships, many of which allow them to study in other parts of the country or world.

Our professors love to teach, but also are active scholars. With faculty serving as mentors and research partners, students develop connections and expertise that give them an edge when applying for graduate schools or jobs. UW-Eau Claire alumni are community and workplace leaders who have a long tradition of making meaningful contributions to their professions and their communities. They also regularly give back to UW-Eau Claire, helping to ensure that future generations can have exceptional living and learning experiences at their alma mater.

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