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With our roots in the heart of the state, Wisconsin's right-sized public university launches students on meaningful life journeys through transformational learning in the arts and sciences. Our open-minded, close-knit community—both on and off campus—inspires students to experience the world unfolding in new ways.

UWSP connects students to the future through rigorous study and exceptional extra-curricular opportunities at a school that is consistently ranked among the Midwest’s finest public universities. Challenging learning and leadership experiences prepare our graduates for lifetimes of global citizenship. From the largest undergraduate college of natural resources in the country to prestigious offerings in education, biology, communication, fine arts and health sciences, we offer one of the most diverse curricula in the Midwest. With a wide array of internships, more than 195 student organizations and the highest percentage of graduates having studied abroad of all UW institutions, we can show you the world or bring it right to your door.

Living in the Pointer Community

Our students and alumni say that the UWSP experience transformed their lives. The campus setting is ideal and situated in a Main Street town that is rated among the best places to live in the USA. The university offers an environment in which student thrive academically, socially and report high quality relationships with fellow students, the faculty and administrators.

UWSP is an amazing place to learn and live. Not only will you participate in an exceptional academic major, but you’ll also take part in a greater learning community known for its beautiful location, welcoming culture and extensive resources. With an average class size of 27 and the highest percentage of undergraduate courses taught by full-time faculty in all of the University of Wisconsin System, we offer you the daily opportunity to interact with our world-class faculty. Their priority is teaching, but their accomplishments in the field bring cutting-edge relevance to the classroom and lab. Pointers have developed a reputation as one of the most involved and connected student bodies in the Midwest. Whether you are an outdoors person, prefer a health club setting, enjoy the rigors of competition, or just want to have fun and get to know people, outstanding recreational opportunities and facilities await you at UWSP, including a 275-acre nature reserve right on campus. Through volunteer and leadership opportunities, Pointers make a difference in the community, gain valuable experience and develop the necessary skills and confidence to be leaders in their future careers.