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About UW Oshkosh

Opportunity of Place

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh has a unique advantage being located in the highly populated northeast Wisconsin region. The region provides limitless opportunities for internships, employment, community service and research for students. The city of Oshkosh provides an urban setting with many amenities, making it a great place to live, work and play.

Sustainability

Be a part of something bigger than yourself. The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is ranked third in the country for its work in sustainability. This foundational element for UW Oshkosh is infused in our curriculum, our daily lives and demonstrates internationally what a university can do to change the world.

Research

UW Oshkosh delivers a student-centered education that is not commonly associated with regional comprehensive universities – providing a full range of undergraduate and graduate research opportunities. Faculty members have strong research and publishing credentials while keeping their teaching a top priority.

General Education for the 21st Century

The newly launched general education at UW Oshkosh provides students with an assessable, common intellectual experience that also embraces the traditional breadth of a liberal arts education to prepare them for the challenges of work, engaged citizenship and a meaningful and satisfying life.  The new University Studies Program is being looked at nationally as a new model for general education in this country.

Students at the Heart of All That We Do

Students are at the heart of all that we do. UW Oshkosh provides a hands-on, collaborative academic experience, promoting discovery in a community that celebrates inclusive excellence, fuels imagination, and champions critical thinking and opportunity in a supportive and caring environment. With a campus big enough to provide opportunity but small enough to provide support, student success is at the heart of all we do.

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh — Where Excellence and Opportunity Meet

With a strong research focus and national ranking in sustainability, Titans demonstrate on a daily basis what students can do to change the world.

UW Oshkosh offers nearly 200 majors, minors and emphases, in addition to 15 graduate programs and two doctoral programs. UW Oshkosh is your place to find your path, grow your world and learn to lead.

In addition to academic programs that meet 21 st century needs, students explore broad subjects through our nationally recognized general education curriculum that celebrates inclusive excellence, fuels imagination and champions critical thinking.

Student success is at the heart of all that we do. Titans get the encouragement they need to thrive. Students in our undergraduate, graduate and online degree programs benefit from personalized support–with small class sizes, a wealth of writing, math and student support services, and personalized career and academic advising.

UW Oshkosh is part of the robust University of Wisconsin System—one of the largest systems of public higher education in the country. As a member of the System, UW Oshkosh provides students with state-wide resources and ensures top academic quality and accountability.

Situated in the heart of the Fox Valley, UW Oshkosh has the “opportunity of place.” From internship and career opportunities to the wealth of entertainment and recreational opportunities, Oshkosh and the surrounding area have a lot to offer.

See for yourself what a Titan can do.